Craig Atkinson

Craig Atkinson is a publisher and photographer based in the North West of the UK where he is also a lecturer at the University of Central Lancashire. He set up Café Royal Books in 2005 as a method of disseminating his work affordably and quickly, with minimal fuss. Café Royal turns ten in 2015 and has changed a lot, becoming fairly established and much more focussed. Craig still publishes his own work but also collaborates with many other photographers; releasing a book each week, focussing generally on UK based social documentary photography. A new Café Royal project is at