Jen

Jen had replied to a post that I had put on social media, saying that I was after people who are who had been housebound. We sat and talked about what I was trying to create and how being housebound had effected Jen. I recorded the whole interview. So, I can come back to it […]

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I feel this may be the only option for this part of the project, Due to the lack of contact I have had back from people who are housebound, including the email I sent to the Blind veteran’s center. Who I have contacted again. Will have to see if anything amounts from the email. After […]

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Walls talks about how the photographer is either a ‘hunter’ or a ‘farmer’. The ‘hunter’ being a photographer who tracks down their subject and captures it like prey. Whilst the ‘farmer’ cultivates and constructs their images over time. I also feel there are photographers who use parts of both the ‘hunter’ and the ‘farmer’ in […]

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I chose the three below. Dominant: Smoking is extremely harmful even the Marlboro man can get emphysema and lose a lung.  Cushing, J. 1999, I miss my lung, Bob Negotiated:  We can do this, we can help nature and save this planet. Oh wait! Its sponsored by Ford who’s cars are a big part of […]

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The quote from Jeff Wall “The photographer is either a hunter or a farmer “, (Wall, in Horne, 2012) has made me think about who I am as a photographer. I think that most photographers would class themselves as a “hunter” someone trying to capture that moment of the real. With a fair few classing […]

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Notes: Using natural light, because I normally work with flash this could be a new process and make my work more natural feeling. Use Tungsten camera setting will change the effect of the exterior natural light and the light within the room(light bulb tungsten lighting) Look into colour temperature could make this all one tone […]

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Robert Adams – Twilight exhibit at the V&A Adams is another photographer I know from my A-levels, but really never look at this exhibition. I like the minimalness of Adams’s work in this exhibition and the use of black and white. I am also aware of everything being shot at night to create a darker […]

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This has been a hard task to get my head around, where do I being to make contact with people who are not able to venture outside of the house. After contacting the Blind Veterans Center, I thought I need to start making contact with other possible people, just in case that does not come […]

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