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Collecting • Drivetrains final selection

It was fairly easy to prune 153 images down to a long-list of 30. Where subjects had been duplicated, I selected the best-framed of the set. 161 more words

Assignment 2 • Collecting

Bernd and Hilla Becher

Bernd and Hilla Becher spent 50 years, from 1957 to Bernd’s death in 2007 photographing and documenting unloved and threatened buildings, mostly industrial, initially in their native Germany and latterly in other parts of Europe and the USA. 708 more words

Photographers

Typology

As it is becoming apparent that my response to Assignment 2 is an example of what the Bechers would call a ‘typology’, it is time to be sure that I understand the meaning of the work. 296 more words

Assignment 2 • Collecting

Collecting • further thoughts

Some views of a random bike, trying out focal lengths and viewpoints.

In the context of the assignment brief, the best images are those in which the subject almost fills the frame. 215 more words

Assignment 2 • Collecting

Corbjin, Anton

Source: http://www.galerie-beckers.de/artists/anton-corbijn/ 21 more words

Photography

Paris Photo

It’s going to take a little while to reassemble my thoughts and memories of Paris Photo. Without any doubt it was the most incredible photographic event I have ever attended, now overshadowed by the horrible tragedy that unfolded that evening. 

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