Final Major Project PHO705 Week 11: This Project

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 11: This Project

  This project began with me taking pictures of a Local Judoka at my daughters’ Judo club, he was friendly and approachable. His story was a fascinating one, As the project progressed the factors involved changed and began to be determined by reoccurring circumstances in the homes I visited I identified these factors to be ...

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 8: The book Structure and the process

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 8: The book Structure and the process

I have begun to plan out the layout of my book using mind mapping software to plan out a layout for my book and a discussion of the contents that I intend to include.    

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 6: The gallery space plan

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 6: The gallery space plan

I’ve been looking at different ways in which to present the work in the gallery and have used Sketchup to draft a vague layout plan of how I would like to exhibition space to look. I’m interested in large print sizes as I believe that this will be more impactful and help the audience to ...

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 5: Sidney & Sarah Mcluskey

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 5: Sidney & Sarah Mcluskey

The first shoot that I have completed whilst working on this module was with two people Sarah and Sidney Mclusky I arranged the shoot and arrived at the home of the couple for approximately 12 on a Saturday afternoon, Sarah was immediately very welcoming as she shuffled from her front room into the living room. ...

Sustainable Prospects PHO704 Week 6: Independent reflection

Sustainable Prospects PHO704 Week 6: Independent reflection

  This week we completed peer 2 peer discussions my group consisted of myself and James BelloriniThe discussion lasted for approximately 20- 25 minutes in this time we discussed a number of factors from the assignment and the progress that has been made so far on it. As we had no scheduled session this week I ...

Sustainable Prospects PHO704 Week 3: Forum – Art & Commerce

I have worked as a photographer taking wedding and portrait images for from 2007, I also work fulltime as a lecturer of photography at a college in Birmingham. I got into wedding photography because I enjoyed it and felt the financial compensation for an activity that I enjoyed; made it worthwhile, I have since changed ...

Surfaces and Strategies PHO703 Week 12: Independent reflection

Surfaces and Strategies PHO703 Week 12: Independent reflection

This module along with the other two modules that I the completed has been very interested I have enjoyed workshops with my tutor Laura N and benefitted from being able to see the work of others. The feedback and recommendations from Laura and my peers have given me confidence in the direction of my project ...

Surfaces and Strategies PHO703 Week 11: Independent reflection

Surfaces and Strategies PHO703 Week 11: Independent reflection

  The feedback that I have received thus far on this module has been positive and some of the advice that I have been given by Laura N has been extremely useful, one of the ideas that I am considering implementing is the use of objects, surfaces, textures and other things of cultural significance form ...

Surfaces and Strategies PHO703 Week 9: Workshop second attempt

Surfaces and Strategies PHO703 Week 9: Workshop second attempt

Based on feedback from my first attempt at a workshop I had to go back to the drawing board. I wanted to ensure that the workshop was relevant and enabled the people engaging in it learnt something about my project and documentary photography as a whole. The idea that I went with for the workshop ...