A homage to Rachel Carson

"One way to open your eyes is to ask yourself, what if I had never seen this before? What if I knew I would never see it again?" There is one woman who I think I have yet to mention, yet she has been a quiet inspiration behind my work for sometime. Her name is … Continue reading A homage to Rachel Carson

Week Ten – Informing Contexts: Critical Review Film

The task for this week was to create a 10 minute video presentation that evaluated my practice in the context of the Informing Contexts Learning Outcomes. Theses are: Critical Contextualisation of Practice: Apply a critical awareness of the diversity of contemporary photographic practice to the development of your own work, and inform your practice through … Continue reading Week Ten – Informing Contexts: Critical Review Film

Week Nine – Informing Contexts: Responses and Responsibilities

I still believe photographs can provoke change; if they are seen. If I didn't, I don't think I'd want to be a photographer. For me this does not necessarily mean the viewing of distressing images - although as a former journalist I understand the struggle around whether or not to share such pictures. Szarkowski suggested … Continue reading Week Nine – Informing Contexts: Responses and Responsibilities