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Photography Friday!!

It’s Friday already?!?! Wow, where does time go?! Crazy!

I hope you all are hanging in there and keeping things together. I know life can get messy and chaotic and so many similar words. 28 more words

Cruel & Tender: Pt 1

The title for the third & final task for this term’s unit is “Cruel & Tender”.

For this this location-based project, I should:

  • Research other photographers’ work & plan my own shooting.
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Photographic Media, Techniques & Technology - Unit 23

William Eggleston.

William Eggleston.

William Eggleston is a southern American born photographer born on the 27th of July 1939 to an aristocrat family, raised in Memphis Tennessee where he has stayed all his life and where most of his photos are take and focused on. 581 more words

Photographer William Eggleston

I studied photographer William Eggleston in a Photography class in graduate school, and this line from the New York Times Style Magazine featuring The Greats… 101 more words


The Mythologies of William Eggleston

Perhaps the best moment of Michael Almereyda’s film William Eggleston in the Real World comes at the very end, between the credits, when we see Eggleston the morning after a hard night (and they pretty much all seem to be hard nights for Eggleston), sitting with his lady friend Leigh Haizlip, as they listen to the haunting Roy Orbison song that gives the film its title. 2,831 more words


A Year to Remember

When I am at the computer editing pictures or writing I always look at the cover of a little calendar on my desk. On its cover in golden beautiful letters is written a promise – A Year to Remember. 356 more words


A colour vision - Colour and Modernity

Yet again we are reminded of Eggleston’s contribution to the history of colour photography the importance of the patronage of John Szarkowski and the influence of the Museum of Modern Art. 350 more words

Research & Reflection