A research-led practice

mickyates Aftermath, Anthropology, Audience, Critical Research Journal, Dark Tourism, Documentary, FinalMajorProject, FMPWeek13, Genocide, History, Ideas, Landscape, Media Theory, Photography, Practice, Project Development, Race, Rephotography, Unfinished Stories Leave a Comment

The MA is now in its 21st month. In that time I have flown almost exactly 50,000 miles to and from Cambodia. Looking at my bookshelves, I have added over 120 books to our library on Cambodia and related history, atrocity, Genocide, documentary photography, ethics and critical theory – not to mention several dozen photo books for inspiration. There are …

Webinar with Wendy – Sept 25th

mickyates Book Design, Cambodia, CambodiaFMP, Critical Research Journal, Documentary, Exhibition, FinalMajorProject, FMPWeek13, Installation, Photography, Practice, Project Development, Unfinished Stories, Webinar Leave a Comment

Had a good webinar with Wendy today. I started by saying that I was quite pleased with how things had developed, and could now see the shape of the final MA work. The main subject was where things tend with my choice of ‘core images’ for the December installation. Wendy liked the way that Khmer quotes ‘place’ the image, and …