Archive for May, 2010

Voluntary work


Recently I have been thinking about doing some voluntary work, while only being at University one day a week and then once this term has finished I have a mega long summer holiday and basically a lot of time of my hands. I has been considering many things and thinking about who I could get […]

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My very first module at Coventry university was called “encountering culture” and for this project I photographed a family friend, called Stuart who has a learning disability. I was originally going to go back to Stuart and film an interview with him for this “under-represented group within the media” blog post, however after completing a […]

Last weekend I assisted Rick Medlock with a studio fashion shoot. Rick is in his second year at Coventry university also studying for a BA hons photography. So we arrived at the studio a couple of hours before J (the model) was to arrived to set things up, lights and backdrops etc. Rick had told […]

Our task this week was to control light, still using the pinhole camera. So this meant taking out a portable light source such as flash with a softbox, umbrella, snoot etc and using this to light the subject and control the amount of light exposing on to that subject. After being introduced to the Bowens […]

Following on from task 1 when I had to take “street life” images with the pinhole, I now had to take portrait images. I went back to the same location that I had used before and got somebody to sit on a bench, so my set up was staged. I did my first exposure for […]