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Landscape- Assignment 6- Transitions

For my representation of the idea of ‘transitions’ within the landscape, I chose to photograph “Maria’s tree” in Rugeley. This provided a very simple landscape which would allow me to easily take the images on separate intervals and be able … Continue reading

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Landscape- Assignment 5- Self Directed Project

It’s has taken awhile, but I have finally finished my 5th assignment. I have attached the files for the PDF test book and evaluation Exploring Stafford’s Edgelands Book 1 Exploring Stafford’s Edgelands Book 1.pdfdustjacketA ssignment 5- Evaluation

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Stafford Fire

Just as I am starting work on my edgelands project, there was a major fire on one of the industrial estates I was going to use for my work. The blaze lasted a few hours and threw up a large … Continue reading

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Landscape- Assignment 4- A Critical Review

For our fourth assignment, we were asked to write a 2000 word critical review about one of the aspects of landscape practise that we have encountered during the course. I chose to look at, the book, “Edgelands – Journeys into … Continue reading

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Landscape- Exercise 4:6- Self Directed Project Proposal

Assignment 5 Proposal For my fifth assignment, I am going to explore the “edgelands” of Stafford and the landmarks that are found there. The influences for this have come from Paul Farley and Michael Symmons Roberts book Edgelands- Journeys into … Continue reading

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Landscape- Assignment 3- Spaces to Places

When starting this assignment I had two subjects in mind, the National Memorial Arboretum (NMA) and Shugborough Hall gardens. I selected Shugborough because it has personal and positive significance. I spent time there as a child and now with my … Continue reading

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Assignment 6- The photos so far….

So today I took the second photo for Assignment 6- Transitions. I orginally wanted to use my local park for the images, however I found it to be quite difficult in terms of positioning and making sure I got the … Continue reading

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Assignment 1- Preparation

As previously discussed, I wanted to create a series of images that looked at the beauty and power of nature using abandoned buildings. With regards to the notions of the sublime, i liked the idea of contrasting two different ideas … Continue reading

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Landscape- Exercise 1:7- Assignment Preparation

For this exercise, we had to familiarise ourselves with the brief for assignment 1- Beauty and the Sublime and think about how we would like to approach it. We then had to email our ideas to our tutor and record … Continue reading

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Understanding Visual Culture- Assignment 5- What is Reality?

For our final assignment, we had to explore the issues surrounding “the real” in contemporary society. I have chosen to concentrate on reality television shows, in particular “docusoaps” such as “Keeping up with the Kardashians”, “The Only Way is Essex” … Continue reading

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