Category: Assignments

Assignment 3: Explanatory notes

For the first three images I wanted to look at how the town of Wymondham was changing and to show before and after images of new housing estates at the edge of the town. I did not have any ‘before’ pictures but wondered if Google Streetview was up to date or if it would still …

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Assignment 6 Backup

The course handbook advises that one should have a back up option for Assignment 6. I still intend to produce photo collage/montage for Assignment 6, but by way of back up I have been taking photos in my garden of the changing nature through the seasons. I am fortunate in having a large garden which …

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Assignment 6 preparation

One thing that I have learned from Assignment 1 is the amount of preparation and though that needs to go into a successful assignment. Therefore I have started to research possible back up locations for Assignment 6 in case my original plan (for a collage of views) doesn’t work. I have looked at three possible …

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Hockney Exhibition at Tate Britain – Photomontages

I have been intrigued in the past by comments made by David Hockney about photography. He has talked about landscape photos only being able to view the scene from a single point perspective whereas people generally walk through the landscape and see from multiple perspectives. He has also talked about the camera seeing scenes geometrically …

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