My second photography encounter with Fukushima Dolphin busking in Brighton happened by chance. I stumbled across the band again in November. It was 7th November to be precise.
If you’ve been reading my blog you’ll know that I first came across Fukushima Dolphin back in September. At the time I made a mental note to look up their music and keep an eye out for the next time they were playing locally.
Ironically, I was photographing professionally in Brighton for a totally different reason that day.
I’d been covering a protest march by the Covid Anti-Vaxxers and Anti-Lockdown movement during the day. Later in the afternoon I switched to some Brighton street photography.
That’s when I found the band again. This time they were busking on the seafront. What a gift for a Brighton documentary and events photographer!
Fukushima Dolphin and their Fans
I’d had some feedback from friends about my last Fukushima Dolphin post. One observation being most of my images were of the fans rather than the band.
Excellent! That’s quite deliberate. It’s actually a compliment to the band as their ability to captivate and hold an audience is simply remarkable.
That ability is precisely what I’m aiming to capture with my images. My professional photography is all about the people!
More About Fukushima Dolphin
There are severals ways to learn more about Fukushima Dolphin. I recommend that you look them up, they are excellent!
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You can learn more about my work as a professional photographer in Brighton and Sussex here and my documentary and events photography here. Alternatively, you might be interested in my Brighton street photography here.
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