I am no graphic designer but I needed a professional way to collate my images for the Work in Progress Portfolio hand-in. A website would look too loose and a video would not allow careful consideration of each image as I would be dictating the speed at which they were seen. Powerpoint would look too amateurish so I considered Adobe InDesign to create a mock-up book layout. Continue reading
After such a positive selection of shots from the first proper shoot in this new direction I struggled to find the same depth from the second shoot. Continue reading
Having settled on a direction I’d like to explore, this is how the first shoot went. Continue reading
For my continuing exploration I am drawing influence from a quote by Jeff Wall “take away the verbal description…you get into the pure picture then you have to relate to it like a poem”. Continue reading
What is my intent? I am exploring Queer Identity as my broad umbrella theme.
Where is my voice? What am I trying to convey? Am I speaking for myself or for my peer group? Am I giving voice to my subjects? Who is my work aimed at? What do I want to show from my world? Is sexuality important in my work or is it the male in general? Continue reading