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: Dissemination of the Project

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 30: Dissemination of the Project

At this stage, I have already looked at and discussed all potential avenues for exhibition and distribution of this project initially I looked at a variety of gallery spaces and locations I considered exhibiting in nontraditional locations such as a church, as this was one of the locations that I began my networking for the ...

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 28: creative influences Gerald Cyrus

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Final Major Project PHO705 Week 28: creative influences Gerald Cyrus

Whilst winding down this project I thought that it was important for me to discuss some of the creative influences that I have looked to whilst working on this project one of which is Gerald Cyrus he is a documentary photographer who has captured a variety of project on various African diasporas and their living ...

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 23: FMP my understanding

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Final Major Project PHO705 Week 23: FMP my understanding

After looking at the case studies available on Canvas I have decided to overlay and identify the elements of each submission that enable the criteria to be attained and thus embed something similar with my FMP submission the first criteria; LO1: Technical and Visual Skills  Demonstrate an awareness of a range of photographic and image-making ...

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 18: The Windrush generation; Critical Review of Practice

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Final Major Project PHO705 Week 18: The Windrush generation; Critical Review of Practice

After completion of the proof version of my book and sharing it with an audience in order to garner feedback I am currently working on the Critical Review of Practice, this involves me looking at and identifying a variety of contextual influences;   LO3     Critical Contextualization of Practice Apply a critical awareness of the diversity ...

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 17: The print

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Final Major Project PHO705 Week 17: The print

after a very demanding process in indesign I have ordered a proof of the book to check through for any last typos and to have a look at what the images look like when printed in this type of document. the overall print quality is very good although slightly noisy and the thickness of the ...

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 16: feedback

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Final Major Project PHO705 Week 16: feedback

“I love it! on the whole, it’s really good.” Michael Lowey “I love your work and have enjoyed seeing your project develop. Beautiful colours and composition balanced in every way. You have amazing images which tell a story in their own way without words.” Leonard Williamson “What a great concept for a publication. The narrative ...

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 15: Postscript

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Final Major Project PHO705 Week 15: Postscript

    When I began this project, The Windrush Scandal was still reasonably fresh with regards to news coverage and public outrage. I specify the areas in which it was fresh because many of the families and family friends within the communities affected by this have been living with the effects of this scandal and ...

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 14: The Indesign Layout

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Final Major Project PHO705 Week 14: The Indesign Layout

After the decision to change direction with the outwards facing element of FMP I began working on layout and design for the Printed book for the Windrush Generation project, although I am somewhat familiar with Indesign this was a very difficult and challenging component of this assignment. Knowing that this would not be graded despite ...