Week 7 – FMP Project Feedback

Today I had a one-one meeting with Wendy. I received feedback on my FMP submission, which is something I had been looking forward to. In short, my work has been received well with overall feedback being very positive. The main areas within which to improve are as follows: Project identity – it was felt that […]

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Week 6 – Contemplation

During the last few days, I have been considering at length my FMP direction, in terms of how to describe it to local people. In order to attract potential contributors, I recognise the need to have a concise, engaging and relevant approach. Such an approach means that I have to describe my project – its […]

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Week 5 – Off The Reservation

This week I took a break from the river and worked on some images I had captured in late June of the Summer Solstice at Stone Henge. This was purely an experimental piece that looked at how I could develop my practice in terms of capturing people at events. The research for my FMP focusing […]

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Week 4 – FMP Planning

This week I submitted my main FMP proposal after much consideration. I actually found the whole experience very helpful, in terms of developing my ideas. But also very nerve-racking, as its signing me up to a few months of very challenging work. As an introduction I stated: My Final Major Project (FMP) will focus on […]

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Week 3 – FMP Proposal Prep

This week has all been spent developing my FMP proposal for submission. I am still not clear how the project could work. It is also way outside of my comfort zone, so an added challenge. Primarily because I would include people as an active part of my work, an element I have avoided during my […]

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Week 2 – Pecha Kucha Presentation

This week we had the opportunity to show our Pecha Kucha presentation to Wendy and discuss feedback and possible options. We also had a series of past FMP Proposal examples posted on Canvas. These really helped me with looking at how past peers had narrated their planned proposals and what sort of detail was shown […]

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Week 1 – The Beginning

The opening week to my FMP and I have been excited, yet terrified at the idea. Up until now, my MA has primarily been led by tutorials and research projects. These have been structured and managed within a class environment. The very thought that the next six months will now be spent developing our works […]

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