September 14, 2011 archive

Venice 1986 – Dorothy Bohm

I referred to this photo, Venice 1986, when I wrote about my visit to the Dorothy Bohm exhibition at the Sainsbury  Centre for the Visual Arts earlier this year. Bohm is perhaps best known for her street photography but it was this picture of Venice that appealed to me above all others. First of all …

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Analysing photos

Part of the requirements for the OCA course is to collect photographs that appeal to the student and say why they appeal. So far I have a rather haphazard collection of cuttings in a folder of photos from magazines. I have also, occasionally, commented in this learning log on individual photos in exhibitions. I thought …

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