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 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 ...

Surfaces and Strategies PHO703 Week 8 Activity: Teaching

Surfaces and Strategies PHO703 Week 8 Activity: Teaching

Of the options given I have decided to go with the workshop activity, as this is an area with which I am very familiar and something that is easily accessible. The major issues with completion of this activity is the age range of those who will be participating in completion of the activity this will ...

Surfaces and Strategies PHO703 Week 7: Independent Reflection

Surfaces and Strategies PHO703 Week 7: Independent Reflection

The thought process involved with deciding upon and selecting my final set of images for this module has been extensive and frustrating, I decided that I would retain the format of using approximately 4-5 subjects per module. The location and pose used is something that has been given consideration prior to beginning the project but ...

Surfaces and Strategies PHO703 Week 6 Activity: Models

Surfaces and Strategies PHO703 Week 6 Activity: Models

  The gallery loads very slowly but it does work please be patient! I’m still in the process of looking at a variety of locations to eventually exhibit the images one of the locations that I am interested in is the MAC centre in Birmingham https://macbirmingham.co.uk/ which has both a gallery and a small hallway in ...

Surfaces and Strategies PHO703 Week 4: Independent Reflection

Surfaces and Strategies PHO703 Week 4: Independent Reflection

  This weeks tasks have been very interesting, however time has had a major impact on how timely I have been able to be with regards to a timely completion of some of the elements of the work. The format used for submission I have found to be extremely difficult as working as an educator ...

Surfaces and Strategies PHO703 Week 3: Independent Reflection

Surfaces and Strategies PHO703 Week 3: Independent Reflection

  Contstructed portraiture, whether of a documentary or other category requires collabaroation. Each image requires the subject participate and the interaction between photographer and subject will ultimately determine whether or not the image is  considered successful or not. The inherent collaboration in each of these  images is something that I embrace in order to combat ...

Surfaces and Strategies PHO703 Week 3 Presentation 1: Learning with Others

Surfaces and Strategies PHO703 Week 3 Presentation 1: Learning with Others

When thinking about my own research project the reasons behind the choices I have made and the overall purpose of the images I have captured both my view of the subject and the subjects own ideas of how they are perceived are of the utmost importance. Susan Sontag is quoted as saying “To photograph is ...