I decided to review this book because I have always found Sally Mann’s work intriguing and I wanted to explore this more by looking through one of her books. I chose Immediate Family because again I wanted to try and understand the fascination she has of photographing her children in such an explicit way. They are often photographed when… Read More Immediate Family – Sally Mann
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I found this photographer whilst I was researching for my assignment. Heiko Waechter is an urban photographer based in Australia. The first photograph I came across was one named ‘Coffee and cigarettes”. It’s a gorgeous photograph which inspired me from the moment I saw it. There is a woman sat outside with a coffee next… Read More Heiko Waechter
Me and the girls spent a couple of hour in the studio the other day, trying to see what different lighting we could create, and to just get an experience of working in the studio. It ended up being a really fun day, and we created lots of good photographs. Below are a few images… Read More Studio Lighting.
I went to Liverpool with my parents, and we had a wonder around the Tate. I came across some of Robert Mapplethorpe’s work and also Irving Penn’s work. One of Mapplethorpe’s images grabbed my attention and it was the one of Marianne Faithfull. The description of the image held this quote from Mapplethorpe – “I’m… Read More Tate – Liverpool.
Confessions, also known as Kokuhaku is a film a Japanese thriller/drama. Directed by Tetsuya Nakashima. The film is about a junior school teacher, whose child is murdered and she decides to take action. The film begins as the teacher speaks in front of her class whilst they are drinking milk from their cartons and explains to them… Read More Film Review 3 – Confessions
As a post below explained, I was privileged to spend the day with Olivia Arthur on May 15th 2012 . Four of us turned up t the Herbert Art Gallery and were explained that we would be going with the media team to interview and photograph some of the local Coventry community. Firstly we went to HillzFM… Read More A day with Olivia Arthur.