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 8: Independent Reflection

Surfaces and Strategies PHO703 Week 8: Independent Reflection

At present the primary way in which my photography is used is to document and share information, As a photographer I believe it is the responsibility of the photographer to share an image with an audience and it is the audiences job to interpret that image. The hope is that the subject captured communicates the ...

Surfaces and Strategies PHO703 Week 6: Independent Reflection

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Surfaces and Strategies PHO703 Week 6: Independent Reflection

Week 6 has been very difficult, on Monday I took part in the tutorial and this enabled me to get a better grounding on exactly what the expectations were and what I was required to complete in the ‘weeks to come’. The tasks I’ve been given to choose between are; recommended activities: a group exhibition ...

Surfaces and Strategies PHO703 Week 3 Forum: Collaboration or Participation

Surfaces and Strategies PHO703 Week 3 Forum: Collaboration or Participation

For my project ‘The Windrush Generation’ I interact with people in their environment this requires a large amount of cooperation and although I document the subject my role is more participatory; as pose, location and essentially all major visuals are predetermined by the subject and not me. The aim when working as a documentary photographer ...

Surfaces and Strategies PHO703 Week 1 Webinar: Where are You At?

Surfaces and Strategies PHO703 Week 1 Webinar: Where are You At?

My photographic project is titled The Windrush Generation  a Photographic Documentation, the images in the project are shot in a candid  manner and accompanid by a write up discussing the experiences of each of my subjects. The locations used in the project are extrmely important each of the locations is symbolic of the background, culture ...

Surfaces and Strategies PHO703 Week 1 Forum: Looking Back

Surfaces and Strategies PHO703  Week 1 Forum: Looking Back

  I didn’t complete the holiday task, time constraints and a busy schedule meant that although I began shooting a subject (Petrol stations a true homage to Ruscha) I have yet to get these images processed and scanned. The image that I decided to scan and use is one of me as a child, the ...

Informing Contexts PHO702 Week 10 Activity: Positioning Practice

Informing Contexts PHO702 Week 10 Activity: Positioning Practice

Jonathan Culler reminds us “Interpreters should ask about what the text does and how, how it relates to other texts, and to other practices, what it conceals or represses, what it advances or is complicitous with, what it forgets and what it takes for granted” (Culler, 1992: 111). Jeff Wall (2006) In Front of A Nightclub Tasks:  ...