Self Portraits

At the moment I’m finishing up EYV while simultaneously preparing to start full time study at Arts University Bournemouth in September. My summer project for AUB is ‘self portrait with wig’, but it strikes me as a continuation of where I was getting to and wanted to get to with ideas that had been comingContinue reading “Self Portraits”

Planet Apple, Meaningful Stuff and Brendan Fraser

Some images from the week 23rd April – 29th April This week I was trying to get to grips with lighting; this way of working is totally new to me. Exercise 4.4 is about lighting a natural object to reveal it’s form (you can see all my attempts, including my total failures here). These areContinue reading “Planet Apple, Meaningful Stuff and Brendan Fraser”

Reading: Auto Focus; The Self Portrait in Contemporary Photography by Susan Bright

I decided to buy Auto Focus; The Self Portrait in Contemporary Photography by Susan Bright after reading a substantial part of it in the library at Arts University Bournemouth. I’m thinking, rather nervously, of taking some self portraits although whether this will be for EYV or is a longer term idea I’m not sure. ThereContinue reading “Reading: Auto Focus; The Self Portrait in Contemporary Photography by Susan Bright”