‘Craft’ within Photography; the Key to adding Value

Posted by on Feb 3, 2014 in Artefact, Journalism | No Comments

So I keep ranting on about the ‘craft’ of photography, and that it’s important. The combination of Creativity, Skill and most importantly the idea of a Contextual Presentation. And well, you would have thought that it’s obvious. It’s not new, and why the heck am I talking about it. Well I’m what lecturers over at […]

Portrait photography as an artefact in its own right

Posted by on Feb 2, 2014 in Artefact, Family, Portraiture | No Comments

Portraiture builds a subjective and personal relationship between the photographer, the subject and the viewer. Portrait photography is connected between these three perspectives from which the image itself can become an artefact. We already know that photography is personal and subjective for the photographer and the subject being photographed, but what about the viewer? As […]

Introducing Ioana Bultoc

Posted by on Jan 31, 2014 in Artefact, Family, Portraiture | No Comments

First of all I want to start by saying why I love photography. Since I was a kid I felt I was expressing myself much better in writing or  drawing rather than talking in public. One of the ways I choose  to overcome this fear, was through art. Photography came into my life later on when I […]

Introducing Hollie Woodward

Posted by on Jan 30, 2014 in Archive, Artefact, Documentary, Family | No Comments

I have been interested in family photographs for a majority of my life, and have continually gone back to my personal archives, reminiscing over the stories they tell and attempting to unlock the secrets they keep. This interest stems from personal experience, but is a subject I feel is universal. Most family albums are a form of propaganda, […]

Introducing Alex Edwards

Posted by on Jan 1, 2014 in Artefact, Documentary, Journalism | No Comments
Introducing Alex Edwards

I’ve always worked with my hands, even as a kid. The only difference between now and then is that now I’m some how trusted with power tools even though I’ve had one too many close calls. I’ve some how carried that into my core practice within photography, there’s something that I become drawn to with […]