Photographer pleads for sustainability in series documenting throwaway Britain

Photographer pleads for sustainability in series documenting throwaway Britain
(Image credit: Marc Newton)

Photographer and The School of Photography founder Marc Newton has documented the effect of today's throwaway society by shooting car boot sales.

Junk, trash, odds and sods, rubbish, bric-a-brac. There are plenty of words for the unwanted clutter that clogs up our homes. Whether its old chargers tangled together in a shoe box, toys that your kids have lost interest in (if they ever really had any) or clothes that don't quite fit anymore, products that were once shiny and new are now just annoying pieces of debris that you don't know what to do with. 

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Louise Carey

With over a decade of photographic experience, Louise arms Digital Camera World with a wealth of knowledge on photographic technique and know-how – something at which she is so adept that she's delivered workshops for the likes of ITV and Sue Ryder. Louise also brings years of experience as both a web and print journalist, having served as features editor for Practical Photography magazine and contributing photography tutorials and camera analysis to titles including Digital Camera Magazine and  Digital Photographer. Louise currently shoots with the Fujifilm X-T200 and the Nikon D800, capturing self-portraits and still life images, and is DCW's ecommerce editor, meaning that she knows good camera, lens and laptop deals when she sees them.