Category Archives: 350MC Working with Photography on context

Phillip Toledano

I hadn’t heard of Phillip Toledano until a fellow student, who is working on a similar project do to with intimacy, showed me him and his work. I instantly liked his work in general but it is his work ‘Days with my father’ that really interested … Continue reading

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Bibliography

Peretz, Henri; 2005; Family: photographers photograph their families; London; Phaidon. Fehily, Catherine, Flether, Jane and Newton, Kate; 2000; I spy Representations of childhood; London; I.B. Tauris & Co Ltd. Kuhn, Annette; 1995; Family Secrets: Acts of memory and imagination; London; … Continue reading

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Nicholas Nixon

Whilst researching for my recent projects I’ve just discovered some images by Nicholas Nixon that I hadn’t seen before and that fit in perfectly with my project. I love the intimacy within these images and I find that the obvious intimacy then … Continue reading

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Getting in contact with photographers

I set up a email template with three questions on and sent it to several photographers that photograph their families and whom I thought would be helpful to get in contact with, only two have got back to me so … Continue reading

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Family Photographs; Content, Meaning and Effect book

It was interesting reading this book as I had not yet read much about the history of family photography, this book talks about old style portraiture and how it has evolved. The book is fairly old so it doesn’t include and contemporary photographers but it … Continue reading

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Artist Research

I’ve been trying to look into photographers who shoot with a more candid style of photography rather the posed and staged images I’ve been looking at recently. I came across Larry Towell and Emmet Gowin whose work I found rather … Continue reading

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Artist research

Nicolas Nixon ‘The Brown Sisters’ is one of Nicolas Nixon’s most famous pieces of work. His images aren’t obvious to show that these subjects are related to him in any way but the story behind them is a really interesting … Continue reading

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