Glasgow on the launch of the Commonwealth Games

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Can I try and document Glasgow one face at a time?

Unlikely candidate for this kind of mugshot style shot, celebrity chef John Quigley

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An artist, a fashionable woman, a cyclist, a dog owner and the Bishop of Motherwell

punks, birds, dogs, street performers, bus passengers and shoppers

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Market traders, Glasgow artists, hipster preachers and gentle onlookers

The Barras Market in Glasgow.

This man used to be a trader who was at Paddy’s market for many decades.

He believes that the fate of The Barras will be the same as that of Paddy’s Market.

A polite and intelligent man.

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Glasgow artist Craig Mulholland having a fly cigarette on Sauchiehall Street



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This rotting apple reminded me of Dali’s Un Chien Andalou. The ants were all over the thing until I got the chance to take a photo and then typically they all fled and left and only a few remained.

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 A man on a fag and tracksuit trouser health kick in Glasgow.

 

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A retired teacher and painter stands directly in the sun but shadows his eyes.

 

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On Great Western Road a young 50′s styled hipster takes her K9 for a walk.

 

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A very cool geezer.

 

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Another very c0ol geezer.

 

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Hats and beards

 

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Live newscasts from Glasgow to the greater worlds are almost daily now.

 

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A solitary child sits on Buchanan Street watching a busker playing some more.

 

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A troubled looking man who’s maybe had one too many Sunday pints.

 

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A hipster preacher tells us how it is in the kingdom of god.

 

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A Chinese man looks on as the hipster preacher tries to grab some Glasgow shoppers attention

 

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A torn Scottish flag waves in the wind as two ladies quickly turn their backs to me.

 

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This elderly gent is enjoying a smoke in the sun. Shame about the burn in on the mans hair.

 

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Weather in mid 20′s. Glasgow is like a different city

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