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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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Landscape- Exercise 5:7- Artist’s Statement

For the last exercise we were asked to pick a selection of artist’s statements to read and then to write our own, to be included with our 5th assignment. The prospect of this seemed quite daunting, it is the first … Continue reading

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Landscape- Exercise 5:5- Create a Slideshow

I found this exercise quite challenging as I wasn’t able to find very many programs that I could download for free or for a trial without entering payment details. In the end, I chose to use Apple’s iMovie which is … Continue reading

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Landscape- Exercise 5:4- Online Exhibitions

For this exercise, we were asked to read the article “Online Exhibitions” on the We Are OCA website and watch “Looking at the Land” by Andy Adams. We then had to make any notes or comments we had on the piece. Online Exhibitions … 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- Exercise 4.1- Critical Review Proposal

For this exercise, we had to submit an informal critical review proposal to our tutor.  I chose to do this via email & will update it as I receive correspondence from my tutor   

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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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Landscape- Exercise 3:5- Local History

I decided, for this exercise and for my 3rd assignment, to look at the National Memorial Arboretum. Although it has only been open to the public since 2001, it has become a significant place of remembrance over the years and … Continue reading

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Landscape- Exercise 3:4- A persuasive image

This exercise was split into 2 parts. In the first part we had to find 3 examples of landscape photographs that are used to “assert a particular ideological point of view”. Once we had chosen them we had to make … Continue reading

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Landscape- Exercise 3.3- ‘Late Photography’

For this exercise we were asked to read David Campany’s essay “Safety in Numbness: Some Remarks on the Problems of ‘Late Photography’” and summarise the key points. We also had to note our own observations of his points. For the second … Continue reading

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