Mariahoeve: photos by Douglas McCarthy

21 January 2017 // Photography

“To be Dutch means that you must live with water” – Renée Jones-Bos Last year photographer Douglas McCarthy, whose work in the Thames Estuary has featured previously on Caught by the River, relocated to the Netherlands. His latest series is set on a modernist housing estate in the Mariahoeve district of The Hague. In quintessentially […]

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The Industrial Thames

23 March 2014 // On Water

Proctor & Gamble, West Thurrock Douglas McCarthy has been walking and photographing the Thames Estuary for over a decade. In a new collection of images, Douglas explores the industrial character of the Thames’s eastern reaches: Beyond the apartment blocks and offices that line the Thames from the Pool of London to the Barrier, lies a […]

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Medway

5 November 2012 // On Water //Photography

Farm at Broome Downs, Kent Douglas McCarthy has been walking and photographing the Thames Estuary for several years: “I’ve spent most of my life around the Thames, growing up in Southend and now working in Greenwich. To me, the estuary has a fascinating variety of landscapes and land use with its power stations, nature reserves, […]

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