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Collected the cup for my Project Cup success at the Camera Club annual dinner on Tuesday and took over as chair of the club for next year.  We have a break now until the club restarts in September but have … Continue reading

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Almost the end of the line

I have just submitted my last assignment for the Art of Photography and also an application to have my work assessed.  Now its time to start going over all my tutor reports from previous assignments and making the recommended changes and also … Continue reading

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Assignment 5: Applying the techniques of illustration and narrative – A day at the Races

…..illustrate a story for a magazine, the cover and several pages.  The cover picture will need some of the techniques of illustration that we have been studying.  So the whole assignment is a ‘narrative picture essay’ and the cover at least, … Continue reading

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Project: Narrative – A narrative picture essay

The text for this project talks about photographing an event such as the Lord Mayor’s show and the process one would go though to prepare and execute such a project.  I can see certainly that if you were to tackle … Continue reading

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Part 5 – Narrative and illustration

I’ve been working away at this for a few weeks now, taking photographs and jotting down notes but haven’t got round to doing anything with it until now, I think one of the reasons for that is that I haven’t … Continue reading

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Roger Fenton and Julia Margaret Cameron

Yesterday I took the train to Exeter to see an exhibition in the Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Art Gallery (ramm) to see an exhibition of early British photographs from the Royal Collection by Roger Fenton and Julia Margaret Cameron.  … Continue reading

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Huntley C of E Primary School Photography Club

At the beginning of January I started a photography club in our local primary school.  We have 82 children on roll and the club is open to children in years 4, 5 and 6.  The first couple of weeks were … Continue reading

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