RPS Hundred Heroines

What a surprise. I have been nominated for the Royal Photographic Society's Hundred Heroines campaign by my fellow student, Dayana Marconi. The website for the project states: To celebrate the centenary year of women’s suffrage in the UK, The Royal Photographic Society is running a campaign to honour one hundred photographic Heroines. The heroines will … Continue reading RPS Hundred Heroines

Ron Haviv – Lost Rolls

While researching how people share and look at images of environmental and humanitarian horror, I came across Ron Haviv. I felt I could learn a lot about the ethics of looking from the co-founder of photo agency VII, who is also an award-­winning, Emmy nominated photojournalist with books highlighting the atrocities of war under his … Continue reading Ron Haviv – Lost Rolls

Laura Nissinen – lecture

Having been aware of the Abstract! 100 Years of Abstract Photography, 1917–2017 exhibition, curated by Laura Nissinen, is was great to take part in her online lecture for the course in July. The course information relating to Nissinen stated: She holds a BA (hons) in Photography from the University of Sunderland, an MA from the Helsinki University … Continue reading Laura Nissinen – lecture

Second exhibition installation shots

To get the best shots of the exhibition space in the time available, using a tripod I needed to use a fast ISO setting, which has led to some noise in the images. If I have the opportunity on Monday, I will re-take the shots at a slower ISO, which I hope will provide me … Continue reading Second exhibition installation shots

Second exhibition evaluation

I opened my second show on Thursday, July 26 at The Fish Factory in Penryn, Cornwall. I chose this space as it is a dedicated art space on the outskirts of Falmouth, which, in part due to the university, has a very creative vibe. The Fish Factory attracts people interested in creative pursuits through a … Continue reading Second exhibition evaluation

Source Magazine – Graduate opportunity

As the first cohort on Falmouth University's Flexible Learning programme, and with the end of the MA in sight, our group decided to take part in Source Magazine's Graduate Photography Online 2018 opportunity. This is a collaborative approach to gaining further exposure for our work. On the Source website it states: Graduate Photography Online has been running … Continue reading Source Magazine – Graduate opportunity

Sand crisis infographic

I came across a very useful infographic relating to the current sand mining situation (Fig.1). It had been shared on Twitter by Sand Stories (Fig. 2), who have previously promoted my work. It seems to be a thoroughly researched piece and I will be using some of the detail in my next talk at tonight's … Continue reading Sand crisis infographic

Cornwall Today

To help promote my final show for Harena Now, I secured coverage in Cornwall's most popular county magazine, Cornwall Today. The video clip above shows the editorial within the magazine. Cornwall Today has a demographic that tends to be in the higher social grades (as defined by the National Readership Survey), which tend to be … Continue reading Cornwall Today