Cole Peters

— light, letter and sound

Nun, Verona; photograph by Cole Peters
Verona, Italy. © 2016

Hello.

I’m Cole. I make photographs, write code, and sculpt sounds. I was born in Canada, and am currently based in London, England.

I have been a lover of photography for nearly as long as I can remember. Since late 2014, I have been photographing the streets and landscapes of my adopted home in the UK, in addition to other locations across Europe and Canada.

I write code during the day, combining 15+ years of experience and practice in design with a more recent focus on front-end development.

I also create the occasional album of music.

This website primarily acts as a point of reference for my photography.

Coming soon

32 Frames from the North of Italy

One camera, one lens, one week, one country. Thirty-two moments in monochrome.

In July of 2016, we touched down into the swelter of the Italian summer.

Knowing little of the country and even less of the language, I let my camera guide my steps as we travelled through Pisa, Gavi, Bergamo, Verona, and around the Southern half of Lake Garda.

I didn’t know what to expect from Italy, but what I came back with were some of the most evocative photographs I’ve had the pleasure of making.

’32 Frames from the North of Italy‘ will be available September 2016.

Selected photography

We Are the Future
London youth respond to the UK-EU referendum. Published in PRIVATE Photo Review’s Your EUrope series, July 2016.
Maximum Black
Bohren & der Club of Gore at Union Chapel, 21 May 2016
Untitled
My submission to Magnum Photo Awards 2016, hosted by Lens Culture
Coming Home to the Leica M
On rangefinder photography and the Leica M Typ 262
Images Pour Rien
1 year, 100 photographs of people, places, and presences.
Between Light and Shadow
Words and photographs on life in black and white; sisterMAG no. 23, February 2016
End Austerity Now
Photographs from a colossal protest

Elsewhere

Thanks for visiting.

Photographs and other content are © 2016 Cole Peters, and may not be reproduced without permission.