McQueen

I watched this documentary on the life and career of the artistic genius that was Lee Alexander Mqueen. I was inspired by how how his clothes collections were created, he produced fashion shows and clothes that reflected who he was, how he was thinking, his experiences through his life. Mcqueen's degree show, Jack The Ripper … Continue reading McQueen

Research Point: Unit 2: Lens Work

‘I’m inclined to think that there is no such thing as a photojournalistic image, only a photojournalistic use of an image.’ (David Campany) https://www.fotomuseum.ch/en/explore/still-searching/articles/26952_backwards_and_forwards ( Accessed 11.06.19 ) Don McCullin, 'This is how it is', Sunday Times Magazine, March 28, 1968 Don McCullin, 'This is how it is', Sunday Times Magazine, March 28, 1968 Eve Arnold, 'Vietnam, North Carolina', Sunday … Continue reading Research Point: Unit 2: Lens Work

Photographers Past And Present

1829 Nicéphore Niépce (1765–1833) talked about ‘automatically fixing by the action of light the image formed in the camera obscura’. In 1838, Louis Daguerre (1787– 1851) officially announced the invention of photography as ‘the spontaneous reproduction of the images of nature’. Eugène Atget (1857–1927) was a pioneer of urban street photography in Paris at the … Continue reading Photographers Past And Present