Informing Contexts – Week 1

Photography at the Crossroads A fascinating start to the new module. Pulling apart photography and putting it back together makes for some interesting realisations and new viewpoints. I have probably been quite shallow these past years in relation to delving deeper into the meaning of photographs. My mind and resource has been on trying to … Continue reading Informing Contexts – Week 1

Positions and Practice – Week 11

Proposal and Audience Putting together a proposal for my ongoing project has helped me clarify the overall purpose and direction of this work, while cementing the purpose of it. Although still fluid in content and open to continuous inspiration, thinking about how I can coherently explain my thought processes to a potentially varied audience has … Continue reading Positions and Practice – Week 11

Position and Practice – Week 8

Exploring Contexts I've never considered myself a deep thinker in relation to my photographic practice. That's not to say I'm shallow and superficial. Having consider the content from this week's course material, and reflecting on my past work (particularly since starting ShutterPod), it seems more akin to having always subconsciously set my work in context. Hans Ulrich … Continue reading Position and Practice – Week 8

Positions and Practice – Week 7

Strategic Choices - Reflection. I may possibly have fallen in love a little this week with William Eggleston; not so much for his work, although that is to be appreciated, but more for his attitude. In an Independent article by Michael Glover in 2013 where a variety of photographers, critics and fans put questions to … Continue reading Positions and Practice – Week 7

Positions and Practice – Week 6 (1/2)

Oral Presentations - reflection (part 1). Well, it about an hour or so before my session to showcase my oral presentation for my research proposal begins.  It has been an immensely challenging time just trying to pin my thought processes down and work out what direction I want to go in. A head full of … Continue reading Positions and Practice – Week 6 (1/2)