I am a little concerned that this project has developed into something purely visual and aesthetic. Continue reading
I feel the best means for dissemination of the final(ish) body of work will be in several phases and methods.
For a change this reviewer asked me about the project & my intent before even looking at the shots. I explained the subjects contacted me to request very personal pictures they could use in order to find some fun on the internet to scratch an itch.
Slightly different opinions from this review. Where the clinic liked the close-ups & b&w this reviewer preferred the colour tones and full body shots & had a distinct dislike of the images that showed the male manhood. Continue reading
After the portfolio clinic & four 1-1 portfolio reviews I got completely different feedback from each person. But as John Spinks quoted “Opinions are like assholes…everyone has one.” So I need to sift through everything that has been said and filter what I feel will help to move the project forward as well as how best to disseminate the final body of work. Continue reading
This man was good enough to spare me his time, but also to allow me a greater insight into his personal life. Continue reading
Here was a very open, honest and easy-going man which made for a pleasant evening in the studio chatting and capturing images. Continue reading
The shoot that wasn’t. Continue reading
After the last shoot I am again working with a man who identifies as bi/curious and in the comfort of my studio. He is currently getting a divorce, and with the freedom this and the internet give he wants to explore experiences with men. Continue reading
For the current ideas I was looking to shoot back in my studio again. But this man requested a home shoot as he felt more comfortable in his home environment. Continue reading