Barry et al


Seagulls – they’re Brighton’s Marmite.

Whether you think it’s a treat or a trauma to have your chips or ice-cream nabbed by a seagull, they are part of Brighton life.
And, although it may not feel like it in the city, herring gulls have been reducing in number and are on an endangered watch list.

I’m looking for people who feed seagulls from home, for a documentary photography project with a conservation angle. You can contact me here (

Barry et al, is a working title. Named after a Sydney Street seagull with a fat neck.