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 7: Independent Reflection

Posted on Nov 18, 2019 in Reflection, Uncategorized, University, Windrush | No Comments
Sustainable Prospects PHO704 Week 7: Independent Reflection

Week 7 has been busy, I was finally able to complete another Photoshoot With someone called Errol Walsh, he was reluctant to allow me to take his image his concerns were beyond the issues linked to the Windrush generation his military background was his main concern. Errol Has an interesting story, but due to his ...

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 ...

Sustainable Prospects PHO704 Week 2: Whose Image is it Anyway?

Posted on Oct 7, 2019 in Reflection | No Comments

  Appropriation – To take (something) for one’s own use, typically without the owner’s permission. “the accused had appropriated the property” This weeks task was to look at the Landmark Copyright Lawsuit Cariou v. Prince. This was one of the most important copyright cases of recent times in this it was determined that prince was ...

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

Posted on Aug 16, 2019 in photography, Reflection | No Comments

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 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 9: Independent Reflection

Posted on Aug 13, 2019 in Reflection, University | No Comments
Surfaces and Strategies PHO703 Week 9: Independent Reflection

It has been difficult to focus entirely whilst working towards completion of this module for the last week and a half, whilst I have completed my oral presentation and work in progress portfolio being away from home (on holiday) and having young children to entertain has impacted my ability slightly to dedicate as much time ...