AOP Student Awards – Entered

Picture submitted: I forgot about the AOP awards submission last year and did not get chance to submit any. Today I submitted this image of Tom for the award in the People category.

Who I’m looking at today

http://www.bicycleportraits.co.za https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/bicycleportraits/bicycle-portraits-everyday-south-africans-and-thei?ref=category_recommended When Stan Engelbrecht and Nic Grobler initiated this project, they aimed for it to be a study of South African bicycle commuter culture… Bicycle Portraits is a photographic study of South Africans who rely on their bicycles every day, revealing who rides, why they ride, and of course why so few South Africans choose the bicycle…

Photographing my Parents

This is something I have pondered for a while in the background. I want to savour the memories and the people who have supported me for what will be the majority of my life. For me to hold on that little bit more to have physical photographs of them as they enter their last stages of…

Who I’m looking at today

Might create a new blog style called ‘Who I’m looking at today’ I spend alot of time which i should organise and spend less time doing, looking at other photographers and seeing what they’ve done. But after I’ve researched them and got all their social medias up, I forget and don’t write a thing down….

Crit with Andi

3rd Febuary 2017 During my crit with Tim Clark, Andi came in and asked if I had time to have a look at my work after overhearing the conversations i was having with Tim. I hadn’t realised it had been a year since i had shown him my work and i was excited to get…

Guest Lecture: Tim Clark

3rd February 2017 Tim is founder and editor of 1000 words photography magazine and curator of exhibitions for artists, he recently co-curated the Alec Soth exhibition that I attended last year at the science museum. He gave a good lecture however it seemed to drag on about his magazine a bit too much for my…

Motivational cycling moving image idea

Tom Yiangou is a professional cyclist who I know from getting into contact with and shooting him for the visual coherent series from the first brief of BA2a. Shot of Tom from the project below: I’ve got an idea. I love sport, health, running, gym and a new love since September (because the walk to…

Who I’m looking at today

During the travel between Norwich back home to Burnley, I found a British Airways magazine called  High Life – Issue: Change your view, February 2017. After having a read, i came across some photographic work in a feature called Amazing Amy about a Bollywood star. The portrait struck me straight away in its film quality, black…