Category Archives: Colour

Reflections on assignement 3 – colour

Finally, almost a week late, I have sent in my submission for assignment 3.  At the start of this unit I looked at the content and thought I’d have it done in a couple of months as there seemed to … Continue reading

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The Creation; Ernst Haas

I recently saw a discussion on one of the OCA forums where students were talking about some of the books they were trying to access and the cost of purchasing them second-hand and it stuck me that although I might want … Continue reading

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Colours into tones in black and white

This activity didn’t concern me too much as I have done some black and white photography, including using coloured filters and actually processing black and white images in the past, so felt I knew what to expect.   I was using black and white film at … Continue reading

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September update

It’s weeks since I was last in here but that does not mean I haven’t been working.  I have taken photographs at different events and locations, always with colour in mind and in particular the assignment for this unit, some … Continue reading

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Colour relationships

This has, without a doubt, been the toughest exercise so far.  The brief was firstly to take 3 photographs, one for each of the combinations of primary and secondary colours, adjusting the framing, focal length etc so that each picture … Continue reading

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How organisations use colour

The theory of colour refers to the emotional or psychological impact that certain colours have and this prompted me to look at how organisations use colour in their businesses, whether this be for marketing or other purposes.  I started off with … Continue reading

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Charlie Waite

If anyone had asked me before I started this course what type of photographer I would like to be I would have said a landscape photographer without any hesitation.  Recent ventures into macro and flower photography in particular may have broadened … Continue reading

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