Final Major Project PHO705 Week 19: The Windrush generation; Critical Review of Practice Part 2

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 19: The Windrush generation; Critical Review of Practice Part 2

  Introduction   This document provides a critical reflective look at my practice and the outward-facing element of my FMP, initially the outward-facing component of this project was to be an exhibition. I had already begun working through my Lottery funding application when due to Covid-19, the country was placed into lockdown. This unprecedented event ...

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 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 11: Independent Reflection

Sustainable Prospects PHO704 Week 11: Independent Reflection

My visual language is determined by a number of factors, the subject is a core element of all of my images and dependent on what, or who I am shooting my photographic styles changes. When shooting landscape images I’ll typically try to spend as much time as is possible in a location to wander around ...

Sustainable Prospects PHO704 Week 11:Market Yourself

Sustainable Prospects PHO704 Week 11:Market Yourself

To raise your profile in the photography industry My plan to improve my profile combines using social media and exhibiting my work more regularly in a variety of locations. I’ve considered the previous modules advice and planning on how to improve social media presence and will implement some of the recommendations from others over the ...

Sustainable Prospects PHO704 Week 4: Independent Reflection The dead end?

Sustainable Prospects PHO704 Week 4: Independent Reflection The dead end?

    This week has been particularly trying I have spent my time trying to network and find people to photograph but with the exception of the first two people thus far all attempts have been unfruitful I have made multiple phone calls to the Afro-Caribbean Millenium centre making contact with a lady called Marisha who ...

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 ...