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Focus: John Decker

John Decker has more than 20 years of experience with the camera. All of his hard work has made him an award winning photojournalist as well as a photographer. His work has appeared in many newspapers and magazines from around the globe, which includes the New York Times, Newsweek, Time, USA Today, Los Angeles Times, Stern, as well as the Associated Press, Bloomberg News and many others.

With his many years working in photojournalistic work, he know has dedicated his time for commercial aspects of photography, as well as event photography and weddings.

Below is a photo essay from his website, ‘Serving Northern California and beyond’. 


[Due to technology blocking, i can not put his images onto  To view the photo essay, please click on the link ‘carnies’ above.]

John Decker’s ‘carnies’ show how the every day average carnival man prepares for work. It documents all of the people  involved from the beginning of work till the end. John Decker shoots them in a stylistic way: it’s all in black and white film, with the image having a singular focal point, for example, the arm of a worker.