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 ...

Informing Contexts PHO702 Week 4 CRJ: Independent Reflection

Informing Contexts PHO702 Week 4 CRJ: Independent Reflection

My current project is a series of photographs that documents the Windrush generation (People and families who arrived to work in the United Kingdom from the Caribbean between 1948 and 1971) I decided on this subject due to the modernity of the subject due to the ongoing wind rush scandal ( https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/windrush-scandal ). The project will ...

Week 8: Image format; film or digital?

Posted on Nov 24, 2018 in format, Journal, photography, University | No Comments
Week 8: Image format; film or digital?

Week 8 has encouraged me to think about format this has been a major issue throughout the initial stages of this course. My practice has always been about the image and the format has until now been a secondary consideration. 95% of my imagery up until this stage has been taken on a commissioned basis, ...

Week 3 CRJ:Manufacturers and Developers

Posted on Oct 15, 2018 in format, Journal, photography, University | No Comments
Week 3 CRJ:Manufacturers and Developers

Ever changing technology has and continues to have a huge impact on society, our interactions, and the value of content created by this technology. As discussed this week the Shot on iPhone advertising campaign showcased a series of outstanding images taken by different people/ photographers on their smartphones. Each of the images displayed was visually ...