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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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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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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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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I am still looking into how the outside world has a relationship and effect on people. I am starting to find more direction. I am looking to move this project to the next phase over the next few weeks. I start introducing the side of the project the appeals to me the most at this […]

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