Reading: Why It Does Not Have To Be In Focus; Modern Photography Explained

by Jackie Higgins This book is exactly what I needed to pick up six months ago. There are six chapters: Portraits/Smile; Document/Snap; Still Lifes/Freeze; Narrative/Action; Landscapes/Look; Abstracts/Dissolve. In each of these chapters is a double spread looking at the work of one photographer working with this genre. There is an example of their work, an … Continue reading Reading: Why It Does Not Have To Be In Focus; Modern Photography Explained

Reading: The Photographer’s Playbook; 307 Assignments and Ideas

Edited by Jason Fulford and Gregory Halpern I originally found this book in the library at Arts University Bournemouth, and having seen it around in various places decided to have a look. Within 5 minutes I'd decided to buy it and I'm already working my way through a couple of ideas I've had from it. … Continue reading Reading: The Photographer’s Playbook; 307 Assignments and Ideas

Update on ‘Messing around with Fuji Instant Wide’ Experiment, plus Salisbury Cathedral on Instant Film and a Brownie

See the original post here. So, I let the fujifilm instant sit in water for a few more days and I have the answer to what happens; the emulsion just lifts off. The whole thing, but not in one go, it just sort of crumbles into different colours so you're left with a clear sheet … Continue reading Update on ‘Messing around with Fuji Instant Wide’ Experiment, plus Salisbury Cathedral on Instant Film and a Brownie