Prisoner Of Sleep

In September 2016 I began a new stage of my life as I entered university. During the first few months, I became increasingly aware of how my peers and I struggle with time. Whilst negotiating the balance between our newly found responsibilities and our unrestricted freedom, it was often sleeping that was ignored. As I became aware of this lack of sleep I started to photograph my friends when they did finally drift off. These images, which are interspersed with screenshots from sleep deprivation forums, became my first documentary project. 

 

Read about Prisoner of Sleep in Novelty Magazine- Issue 11