Working on Oral Presentation – Quotes

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I made a presentation last year to PhotoBath on Iconic Images, with Richard Young. Some of the quotes seem even more appropriate  now, as I consider where I want my Practice to be …………………………. ‘Above all, life for a photographer cannot be a matter of indifference’. Robert Frank. 2001. Cited in Hirsch, Robert. Photographic Possibilities: The Expressive Use of Ideas, Materials and Processes. Waltham: Focal …

Week Nine Reflections – Reconciliation

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My main reflections at the moment are about reconciliation. First, how to I reconcile my work in Cambodia as a photographer, with that of an educator? The feelings from my last trip were strong. When I visit a school, talk with old colleagues, meet parents or (ex Khmer Rouge) teachers again that we have known albeit fleetingly, I feel a …