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Experimental Landscapes

I recently completed an experimental landscapes workshop at the Shire Hall Gallery in Stafford. It was run by photographer and sculptor, Chris Oldham. In the workshop we looked at the photomontage work of David Hockey and some of Chris’ own … Continue reading

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People & Place- Resubmission of Assignment 4- A Sense of Place

Following the feedback I received from my tutor about my original submission for Assignment 4- A Sense of Place. I decided to redo it. I have attached a PDF copy of the new assignment for you to take a look … Continue reading

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People & Place- Exercise 21- Making figures anonymous

For this exercise we had to take photos which were mostly about the place but where there are people to help show scale and give life/show use. We were shown a number of examples of techniques that could be used … Continue reading

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People & Place- Exercise 14- An Organised Event

This exercise required us to research and prepare to photograph an organised event where there would be plenty of people and where I would be able to confidently take photos with some variety. I chose to go to an event … Continue reading

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People & Place- Exercise 13- Standard focal length

This exercise required us to do the same as the previous two exercises did, however we had to use a focal length between 27mm and 32mm. I chose to use a 32mm focal length.             … Continue reading

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People & Place- Exercise 11- Standing back

For this exercise, we had to take “across the street” style compositions using a telephoto lens. I chose to take all of my photos with the focal length set to 135mm.                   … Continue reading

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People & Place- Exercise 9- Developing your confidence

For this exercise we had to take as many photographs as we could in one session and we had to use an outdoor situation which would have lots of people. Afterwards, we had to review our images and recall how … Continue reading

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