Life after the MA

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The initial MA results are out – I’ll wait to see confirmation and comments before saying more. Suffice to say, I have been doing some thinking about future projects. Of course I will be seeking to maximise the visibility (and sales) from my final MA work ‘Unfinished Stories‘. But I also want to set off in new directions. I am …

Technology and Flexibility

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We all to one degree or another suffer from GAS (Gear Acquisition Syndrome). It goes with the photographic territory that we want to use the ‘right’ equipment, whether that is digital film, large format or even cameraless. I could blame Vilem Flusser and his ideas on apparatus, but that would be churlish and just an excuse. As my photography has …