Phone Nation

No other personal device has had the same commercial and societal impact as the smartphone, 81% of Britain’s own a smartphone and a recent study showed that half of 18-24 year olds check their phones at least once in the middle of the night. The smart phone has dramatically changed the way we behave in public spaces, our posture and our interaction with other people and our surroundings. This series of pictures uses the white concourse floor of Waterloo Station to isolate smart phone users in the busiest of public places revealing a new vision of modern mankind.