After reading, Bright’s ‘Of Mother Nature and Malboro Men,  The main thing I took is how the landscape changes.  I’m not sure I grasped what she was trying to actually get across about the change of the landscape, but what I took from this could also be used as a metaphor within photography.  “Whatever the […]

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I feel this will help add more context and understanding of the message I am trying to portray. I have been trying to work out how the text would fit best within my work. I feel that the above images do not really work with the way the text has been added, at the time […]

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At this moment in my present work, I feel my gaze is partially as the viewer, As I tend to let the subject do as they please with no direction from myself as if I am just a bystander looking in through a window into their world. I guess this has always been my style of shooting […]

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Going from not being able to leave the house from agoraphobia and depression and having to just get out of the house to do things so he is able to make his brain make sense of why he has been stuck in this situation. He used to deliver yachts and sail all over the world […]

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After reading through this week’s forum and taking notes of what people had commented on the image that I had uploaded, I believe my cohorts did not have an understanding of the images in the way I had tried to portray it. I believe the task was to help my cohorts and myself learn to […]

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Arnold Newman Newman’s portrait work has always fascinated me. He is generally acknowledged as the pioneer of the environmental portrait, the way Newman manages to explore his subject, whilst using the surrounding location to draw the essence of his subject out and expressing what they do. If my locations are good enough I can try […]

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At the time of this activity. I did not have any new images, I posted an image that not everyone in the group had seen. I then removed the image for a newer image below. Comments from my peers are below Tim Stubbs Hughs: “A working life and exploration of a very enclosed space. The […]

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Notes: What am I trying to get across from the people sitting in my work? Their performance – is a must. They are the performer I am the viewer What does this bring across of the sitter’s identity What are the ethics behind this? My intent is that the sitter takes most of the control. […]

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