Lewis Bush – Storytelling Workshop Notes

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Section One: Story versus narrative  One story (event) can produce multiple narratives. Narratives are all about choices and decisions. Narrative directs audiences. From my earlier post on Narrative © Beemgee 2017. https://www.beemgee.com/blog/story-vs-narrative/ Lewis had 4 Questions – my project approach is here Q1: What is my narrative? Real world events hugely complex and impossible to show everything. Take a stance – and …

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 …