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Gerry Andrews - Shaped by History: An Exhibition

The National Photographic Archive (part of the National Museum of Ireland) in the Temple Bar in Dublin is currently hosting an exhibition of black and white photographs taken by Gerry Andrews in a part of Limerick known as the milk market.   497 more words

Research And Reflection

'Why not how'

‘Why not How’ – the words that Sam Henderson, tutor on the Art of of Photography module, frequently used when challenging me about my image making.   953 more words

Digital Photographic Practice

Thinking Ahead

In a previous post I reflected on the types of images that I like and the sorts of things I like to use photographs to make comment on. 336 more words

Digital Photographic Practice

It's back to university for me!

Well, not exactly back to university – the thought of sharing a house with six other teenage students, as I did twenty-four years ago, is not something I’m keen on. 310 more words


Assignment One - Workflow

This Assignment has been prepared as part of the Open College of the Arts Digital Photographic Practice module on the BA in Photography.  The assignment is a capstone project that integrates sub projects on workflow, digital capture and editing. 1,375 more words

Digital Photographic Practice

P166 Exercise: Detailed Studies

There may be objects or features that you wish to include in your landscape. … If this element of your drawing is to be convincing you will need to work out the basic elements of the form. 136 more words


P161 Exercise: Linear Perspective

… Man-made structures such as buildings, walls, roads, pavements and street furniture with their clearly delineated lines make the ideal subject for studies in linear perspective. 115 more words