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Deutsche Börse photography prize

Sharon Boothroyd initiated my investigation into this topic through her OCA article[1] publicising a study visit in June.  Although she prompts a question “What is contemporary photography anyway?”  I was not so interested in this but rather what was being … Continue reading

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Judith Williamson

This weekend I have spent some time reading three articles by Judith Williamson on the interpretation of advertisements.  What is of interest to me as a photographer is the degree to which one can interpret the advertisement and how it … Continue reading

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Realisation

I realised this weekend how little I am writing up in my blog.  I look at all sorts yet do not document this as I should.  So, having watched John Cleese discussing creativity, herewith my notes on that lecture: Creativity … Continue reading

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Exercises for Part 2

  Well, I have spent about two days updating the exercises for part two although I still have a bit to do on Exercise 17.  I am not sure that having a separate page is the best way to maintain … Continue reading

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Learning, progressing and Doing!

Am I progressing or achieving anything.  I seem to go in fits and starts and find it much easier to read about what others are doing rather than to do anything myself.  During a recent communique on the OCA site … Continue reading

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An Update

Well the focus of all my work recently has been to update my blog with all the exercises leading up to Assignment 1.  I sent off the assignment to my tutor about a week ago (20 Jan) and await his … Continue reading

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Clarity

I have been reading a number of threads on the OCA Site recently which, have really brought home to me what I should be thinking about when making photographs for exercises and assignments and how I should consider my developmental … Continue reading

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