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Soft Focus

Similarly to using Bokeh as a technique, I am interesting in using soft focus in my development work. I have found an artist Tillman Crane… 205 more words


Status: Busy

The true meaning of the word ‘busy’ has revealed itself to me in these last few weeks. I feel like I’ve lived a lifetime, successfully managing to do a hell of a lot while achieving nothing much at all (between working part-time and that old friend, Procrastination). 104 more words


Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima

Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima is a momentous photograph taken on 23rd February 1945, by Joe Rosenthal, an American Photographer from Washington D.C. The photograph portrays five United States Marines and a Navy corpsman raising an American flag on top of Mount Suribachi, on the little Japanese island of Iwo Jima, during the ‘Battle of Iwo Jima’ in World War II. 471 more words


Weave Weave Weave

Just an update on my weekend of weaving- I finished a few A3 sized weaves that are ready to hit the heat press!

Hopefully by the end of today I can get started on some design work, ready to drape on the stand tomorrow before my tutorial with Jenny.


Gregory Crewdson's Photography Capturing a Movie Frame

Talking to the Reserve Channel, Gregory Crewdson talks about the underlying factor, that an image cannot simply be aesthetically pleasing, it also needs can incorporate emotion and… 154 more words


Campus Cat Chaos

Recently at the American University of Beirut cats have taken over, according to an article by Alexis Lai for the Daily Star.

Now I know what you’re thinking…that’s heaven, right? 336 more words


Feeling the strain

Well, todays session left me feeling a bit on edge…

In the morning I had my tutorial with Jenny, where we sat looking at my designs so far, seeing if any were particularly interesting for a developing towards our final selection on tuesday. 202 more words