Sustainable Prospects PHO704 Week 8: Independent Reflection

Posted on Nov 21, 2019 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Sustainable Prospects PHO704 Week 8: Independent Reflection

I have managed to make some forward progress this week, one of the major battles throughout this Unit has been networking with people who were prepared to allow me to take their photograph. there have been a number of difficult factors that have impacted my ability to get out into different areas and spend time ...

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 5: Independent Reflection another obstacle

Posted on Nov 13, 2019 in Uncategorized | No Comments

This module, in particular, has been an extremely difficult one a number of problems have occurred that have impacted the progress of the project and my ability to move forward with another photoshoot opportunity has been impacted by this. On the 23rd of October, my wife’s nan passed away she was a very family orientated ...

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: Independent Reflection

Posted on Oct 15, 2019 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Sustainable Prospects PHO704 Week 3: Independent Reflection

My visual style changes usually depending on my subject, location and category, when taking wedding photographs i’ll typically use a wide open prime lens and create images with a lot of Bokeh. When  shooting landscapes I aim to ensure that my images are as vibrant as possible and this was typically done first in camera ...

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 ...