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Soph-istry (research point)

This posting considers works by two Sophies, or one Sophie (Calle) and one Sophy (Rickett). Although the context of the research point is the relationship between image and text, both works are multimedia installations including other material and other forms of expression. 1,047 more words

Project 2 • Image And Text


The following post may come from a place inside me that is mildly annoyed and just the tiniest bit passive-agressive. You know … take it with a grain of salt. 315 more words


Part one - Reflections

Now that you’ve reached the end of Part One, reflect on what you’ve learned in your learning log or blog.

This is a personal reflection piece and, therefore, presented without formal references. 590 more words


Study Visit -Deutsche Börse and Roger Mayne at the Photographers Gallery

This was my first OCA study visit and an opportunity to meet coursemates and a tutor face-to-face. Robert Enoch and 15 students from all levels visited the Photographers Gallery to view the Roger Mayne retrospective and the shortlist for this year’s Deutsche Börse  Photography Foundation Prize. 796 more words



This is the first time I’m actually continuing a series on this blog! Post number one of this happened some time about a year ago, so well done, me. 411 more words


A Profusion of Pictures

No, not an obscure George RR Martin title, but a description of the mass of photography being made and shared every day. According to Michel Franck (2017) a single sharing site, Flickr, had an average of 1.7 million images uploaded per day in 2016, down slightly from a peak of 2 million per day in 2015. 315 more words

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Decoding adverts with Judith Williamson

We are directed towards Judith Williamson’s ‘Advertising’ articles in the Source photographic review journal, and one example is available for download on the oca-student website. On the basis of that example, I have subscribed to… 287 more words

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