Project 1 – The Distance Between Us – Exercise 5.2

Exercise 5.2 The exercise requires an homage to a photographer of my choosing. I am asked to select a particular photograph and respond to it in whatever form I might wish. The photographer chosen is Joseph Wright and the particular image is Image 4 from his series Edgelands – The Floods and is reproduced here for educational … More Project 1 – The Distance Between Us – Exercise 5.2

Research – ‘Photographs and Context’

Barrett’s essay describes the possibilities of photography as a communicative medium of art. He asserts in his essay that there are however, contexts within which a photograph can be seen which may strongly affect the communication. To demonstrate the possible realities of communication of a photograph in more then one contextual setting, Barrett cites the … More Research – ‘Photographs and Context’

Research and Reflection – Intention versus Perception

Research Intention versus perception Following the reading of the interview extract within course materials, covering the concept of the question of intention versus perception as alternative ways to approach photography the article was read in full and considered. Quentin Bajac states that in conversation with Paul Graham, Graham had stated, “you can set out with … More Research and Reflection – Intention versus Perception

Part 5, Project 1 – The Distance Between Us – Exercise 5.1

Exercise 5.1 Exercise 5.1 requires that the camera is used as a measuring device. Not as has previously been demonstrated in terms of a meter of light as in Exercise 4.1, nor as a measure of distance by the scale of the focussing ring but in terms of whether a connection might be found between … More Part 5, Project 1 – The Distance Between Us – Exercise 5.1

Assignment 4 – Ex Nihilo – Self Portraiture

Assignment 4 requires a further exploration of one of the coursework exercises  on daylight, artificial light or studio light that 6-10 final images be created for submission. The coursework exercise chosen was Exercise 4.4 – Ex Nihilo. The logical ‘further exploration’ of the exercise seemed that to take the sense of building and shaping from nothing … More Assignment 4 – Ex Nihilo – Self Portraiture