Michael May (*1958)– married, two elderly sons – staff photographer at a German newspaper for more than 30 years – Founding member of Observe Collective, an international photography collective focused primarily on the practice of candid street photography – manager and curator of the first German Street Photography Festival „Observations“ in Iserlohn.
Shooting film from 1980 – 2000 with LEICA M, NIKON and MINOLTA according to his profession.
Shooting digitally since 2000 with NIKON, FUJI and iPhone (Hipstamatic).
Topics: documentary, street photography and actually shooting with anamorphic lenses.
Credo: “Photography is not a sport – it’s pure fun … and sometimes just a little piece of art.“