Week Five Reflections – Phnom Penh

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This week most of the reflection must be about Cambodia, scoping for my project. I arrived on Thursday 1st, and leaving today, the 6th. A truly flying visit. Still, I had a pretty good plan prepped, and with a couple of minor exceptions, ‘did the plan’. What I didn’t cover will be fine on the next visit. We’ll see if …

Photographer’s Mission

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We been been asked to state our ‘photographic mission’. Here’s mine: What are your responsibilities?  Firstly, in all of my work, I have a responsibility to adhere to sound ethical practice, acting with integrity, treating people fairly and with respect. Secondly, I have a responsibility to develop a signature style, as part of my own development as a photographer, which will stand the …