Final Major Project PHO705 Week 32: THE DEADLINE LOOMS reflection

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 32: THE DEADLINE LOOMS reflection

After having completed all components of the assignment and nearing the deadline for FMP and Module PHO705 I began to look back and reflect upon the journey that I have undertaken over the last two years the course has included many ups and downs and has on a whole been a very positive experience I ...

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 30: Feedback from Grain Photo-hub

On Wednesday 5th August I spoke to Nicola Shipley and Stephen Burke From grain Photohub (https://grainphotographyhub.co.uk) “GRAIN is an arts organisation dedicated to commissioning, facilitating and delivering ambitious, engaging and high quality photography projects, commissions, events and exhibitions.  We produce new work in collaboration with artists, photographers and communities and collaborate with major partners here ...

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 29: creative influences Endia Beal

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 29: creative influences Endia Beal

Endia Beal is an American based photographer and educator who has had a very positive influence on my working practices, her most identifiable project, Am I what you are looking for? Looks atrocious the discrimination and prejudices encountered by women of BAME backgrounds. Until very recently and still in many instances women of colour are ...

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 27: FMP the Amendments

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 27: FMP the Amendments

I am now at the stage of having completed all core elements of the project (Proposal, CRoP & FMP) two of the elements have or are in the process of being assessed and I am now able to focus on the proofreading process of for this final component of the module, I have found the ...

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 24: FMP The selection process

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 24: FMP The selection process

This photographic project consists of a total of pictures of 21 different people, each of the people photographed includes an interview and is set in an informal location. When deciding what images to include in the project I have given particular consideration to the overall theme of the project and its appearance when looked at ...

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 12: The confusion of Aunty

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Final Major Project PHO705 Week 12: The confusion of Aunty

In many Caribbean households referring to our elders as Aunty or Uncle is customary, it’s typically a sign of respect. It is something that is usually reserved for close family friends or those who are around throughout our childhood. This has both positive and negative implications; I assume that this is associated with the need ...

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 9: The Foreword

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 9: The Foreword

I began working on my forward and wanted to communicate a story of my experiences as the author of this book and the things that I experienced in my youth growing up as a black Britain and how this ties into the experiences of the Windrush generation I guess the major reasons behind me communicating ...

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 8: The book Structure and the process

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 8: The book Structure and the process

I have begun to plan out the layout of my book using mind mapping software to plan out a layout for my book and a discussion of the contents that I intend to include.    

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 5: Sidney & Sarah Mcluskey

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 5: Sidney & Sarah Mcluskey

The first shoot that I have completed whilst working on this module was with two people Sarah and Sidney Mclusky I arranged the shoot and arrived at the home of the couple for approximately 12 on a Saturday afternoon, Sarah was immediately very welcoming as she shuffled from her front room into the living room. ...