a visiting lecturer in Plymouth University
- strobe lighting
- plate cameras
- too dark and dark contrast can still be effective
- work doesn’t need meaning
- polaroid – date and what is happening ( a way of recording process)
- use photographs like a diary
- all started on a whim
- didn’t matter how good photos were – just i they fitted with concept – meaning behind them..
- always write down camera used – with lens – to record process – to remember how that image was create
- use objects in pictures that help date the book.
- ideas for covers – doesn’t matter where you get inspiration from – film covers
- don’t have to have smart titles – can literally be describing
- badly shot pictures can have meaning
- always good to include quotes – walker Evans, Agnes Martin
- everything around you effects you