About the Book
They travel to the UK in order to work in a temporary capacity and return home with their salaries, often to be used for course fees, to support their families or to get married. The amount they receive in England far exceeds what they would expect to get in their native country. As a documentary photographer, I am passionate about exploring diverse communities. I have been fortunate that G’s company has willingly opened its doors to me and allowed me to document the employees and their daily lives.
Julia Johnson is a documentary photographer with a strong interest in exploring diverse communities and cultures within her work. She is interested in using photography to generate ethical discussions. Julia currently works as a photography lecturer based in Cambridge and has founded an educational programme for gypsy youths within the area. She also currently studies on a masters in documentary photography and photojournalism at London College of Communication.