Permanent Drift


John Waller and Jeanette Wintjen started Permanent Drift in 2012 as an outlet for the work resulting from their mutual interest in photography, print making, and books.  Originally located in Philadelphia, they moved their humble studio and two cats to Holyoke, MA in 2015.

The Flâneur, Psychogeography and Drift Photography -

photo by Christopher Luessen

photo by Christopher Luessen

For an artist, the spectacular disruption afforded by wandering the city is a great place to begin contemplating one’s relationship to society-at-large. In this article from, Christopher Luessen offers his perspective on drift photography, an integration of psychogeography and documentary photography