Multi-media

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I finally got around to working through some ‘road trip’ photography from my last Cambodia visit. When Simeth and I were driving north, I decided to take a series from the car – rough, blurred in some cases – with a view later to creating some kind of  sequence which evoked motion. I decided to a series with layers of …

Narrative versus Story

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I bought a copy of Lewis Bush’s Metropole at Paris Photo, intrigued by his use of semi-abstracted or manipulated images to tell the story of urban development. The book also uses both black and white and colour images. Lewis Bush. 2018. Metropole Sumner. Yesterday, Bush wrote an article on narrative versus story, where he suggests that photographers too easily confuse …