Final Major Project PHO705 Week 21:feedback from grain Photohub

Posted on Jul 31, 2020 in photography, The Book, University, Windrush | No Comments
Final Major Project PHO705 Week 21:feedback from grain Photohub

On Wednesday 5th August I spoke to Nicola Shipley and Stephen Burke From grain Photo hub (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 20: The Windrush generation; Critical Review of Practice (Pre submission)

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 20: The Windrush generation; Critical Review of Practice (Pre submission)

Work on The Critical Review of Practice has continued positively this week I had a meeting with module tutor Laura and this was extremely beneficial, I decided that I would like to include a few more informative facts regarding the events surrounding the Windrush to help create a more authentic picture of everything that occurred ...

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 12: The confusion of Aunty

Posted on Apr 1, 2020 in Reflection, University, Windrush | No Comments
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 11: This Project

Final Major Project PHO705 Week 11: This Project

  This project began with me taking pictures of a Local Judoka at my daughters’ Judo club, he was friendly and approachable. His story was a fascinating one, As the project progressed the factors involved changed and began to be determined by reoccurring circumstances in the homes I visited I identified these factors to be ...

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 7: Corona Virus changes plans

Posted on Mar 27, 2020 in Covid -19, University, Windrush | No Comments
Final Major Project PHO705 Week 7: Corona Virus changes plans

After reading the assignment brief and looking at the options available, I decided upon an exhibition as the way I intended to conclude and present my exhibition work. The assignment brief lists a variety of different finished products and ways in which your work can be showcased. The FMP submission will evidence and document your ...

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. ...