Week 10 – Pictures Like Poems

Sonnet: to the River Otter Dear native brook! wild streamlet of the West! How many various-fated years have passed, What happy and what mournful hours, since last I skimmed the smooth thin stone along thy breast, Numbering its light leaps! Yet so deep impressed Sink the sweet scenes of childhood, that mine eyes I never […]

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Week 9 – Reflections

My other main influences for related river photography have been Asako Narahashi, who’s work on ‘Half awake half asleep in the water’. Inspired me to develop concepts around capturing the river rapids as they flow over the camera (see week … on CRJ) Nadav Kander who’s productions of Yangtze, The Long River and The Thames […]

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Week 8 – Reflections

Following on from the F2F last week, I have been developing ideas around narrative and the direction I want my project to go. After speaking with Paul in my 1-1, which I found to be very helpful in furthering my focus, I have decided that the best route for me to take is one that […]

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Week 8 – The Environment and Eye

“Compassion is an unstable emotion. It needs to be translated into action, or it withers. The question is what to do with the feelings that have been aroused, the knowledge that has been communicated. If one feels that there is nothing “we” can do—but who is that “we”?—and nothing “they” can do either—and who are “they”?—then […]

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