Sustainable Prospects PHO704: The anthropologist

Sustainable Prospects PHO704: The anthropologist

https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2019/nov/19/the-anthropologists-africa-in-pictures-faces-voices Having recently expanded the direction of my project I have begun to grow my working practices,  to include objects from around the home in addition to the things in it and the people living there. Ultimately my hope with this project is to document the people of the Windrush generation and detail their experiences ...

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 ...

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 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 12 Activity: a self-portrait

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I wasn’t 100% sure of the best way to respond to this activity, I’ve enjoyed this module and feel as though I have learnt a lot I have had to respond to new challenges and felt a bit like a sponge absorbing new knowledge on a variety of topics that I otherwise would have spent ...

Surfaces and Strategies PHO703 Week 11: Independent reflection

Surfaces and Strategies PHO703 Week 11: Independent reflection

  The feedback that I have received thus far on this module has been positive and some of the advice that I have been given by Laura N has been extremely useful, one of the ideas that I am considering implementing is the use of objects, surfaces, textures and other things of cultural significance form ...

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: 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 ...