Final Major Project PHO705 Week 20: The Windrush generation; Critical Review of Practice (Pre submission)

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 20: The Windrush generation; Critical Review of Practice (Pre submission)

Work on The Critical Review of Practice has continued positively this week I had a meeting with module tutor Laura and this was extremely beneficial, I decided that I would like to include a few more informative facts regarding the events surrounding the Windrush to help create a more authentic picture of everything that occurred ...

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 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 2 the exhibition

Final Major Project PHO705: Week 2 the exhibition

After much deliberation other the best outcome for my project I decided that I intend to exhibit my work after looking at the alternatives; a printed book a workshop I realise that the amount of work-related to completion of this in addition to the inclusion of an exhibition may realistically be beyond what I can ...

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 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 ...

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 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 ...