This week I chose to revisit the idea of female friendship i was told to explore further in week 1’s lecture. After thinking for a while in how I could explore this theme deeper after experimenting with it in week 2, I came to the conclusion that by photographing my best friend in a place […]
With the brief “art school”, we were asked to explore the Grand Parade campus and capture images that represented to ourselves what art school is.
THE PASSING OF TIME: ALESSANDRA SANGUINETTI GOES HOME – RESEARCH – This shoot by Sanguinetti captures the true intentions of the brief ‘sense of place’ given to me for this project. Each image shows the passing of time in its stillness, how the young turns into old and antiques transform into post-modern furniture. For my […]
PLATOS CAVE – From the chapter “In Plato’s Cave” in the book On Photography (1977) written by Susan Sontag, Plato’s cave is described as being our world of which we document through photography, professional or amateur. It is described as a new visual code, ‘photographs alter and enlarge our notions of what it worth looking […]
This week, I started off by developing my ideas further using feedback given to me in week one with reference to the photograph’s I had taken. Some of these included: Female friendship Fran Woodman Sally Mann Identity Family Old photos Two homes Work (1911 cinema) DON McCULLIN – RESEARCH- Viewed the Don McCullin: Looking […]
My initial ideas when given the brief sense of place, was to focus on people, those that make up my environment and everyday life. I also thought about what makes me happy, with the mindset that, to me, sense of place isn’t necessarily a physical place but what makes me feel safe and loved. This […]