Here is my final film/project for Phonar. I struggled to decide how I wanted to present the letters, as for most of them it was difficult to read with my mothers writing being so poor. There were quotes in them which I wanted to be clearer than others, which is why I chose to highlight… Read More Final Photo Film #phonar and Evaluation
After speaking to my parents about their life together there’s once particular song which has held a special place throughout their time with each other. They had only been dating for a few months and my mothers mum and dad (my nana and grandad) were against my parents being together. They thought they were too… Read More Al Green – Let’s Stay Together
Shore’s project American Surfaces is a collection of photographs which consist of portraits, places, food, objects etc from round the States. He took the expansive photographs during 1972-1974 during his road trip across the US. There was never a clear, obvious structure to his images which were all produced on film where he would go… Read More Stephen Shore – American Surfaces
Vising Manchester Christmas Market with mum and dad.
Mark Kologi collected and sold millions of forgotten personal photos of complete strangers all over the states. He spends hours looking through piles of photos and observing the lives of these people flashing before his eyes. He enters his own little world, particularly on days he spends alone. His satisfaction comes a lot from when… Read More The Photo Man – Mark Kologi
Since my father was 15 and my mother 14 my parents have been hopelessly in love. 44 years on, a rarity, and they’re still as strong as ever. Keeping endless memories through photos, home videos, letters and cards. Dad entered the cadets young as part of his training to become a police officer, which meant… Read More My Phonar Pitch
Letters my parents sent to one another whenever they couldn’t be together, mainly when my dad was in the cadets and police force, or when my mum was away during her beauty therapy course.