Have you ever thought of how much time a day you spend looking at your phone? After all it has replaced so much in our lives; the watch, the camera, the phone, the alarm clock, the bank, our dating game, a huge part of our social lives and we could go on and on. Our lives seem to be completely absorbed by these tiny devices.
Eric Pickersgill is an American photographer who was inspired by this sad evolution in our reality after sitting in a cafe one morning. He started taking photos of people around him but with one little change. He removed all electronic devices from peoples’ hands. He calls the project Removed .