Where does your work sit in terms of genre and the creative industries?

Miscellaneous? Is archive a genre? Witches? Zombies? Abandoned buildings? Diaries? Nature? People? Skulls? Flowers? The work that I have produced covers a huge spectrum of genres. I don’t think I can categorise my work, not easily anyway.  People and places pop up quite a bit, but I haven’t made huge fields of study in these … More Where does your work sit in terms of genre and the creative industries?

What approaches do you take to developing your work?

(consider both practical elements and contextual), in other words what stages do you tend to go through to develop, realise and communicate ideas? Is there a pattern to your process?  When it comes to approaching a new unit, I first start with so many different ideas buzzing around, so I begin by jotting these all … More What approaches do you take to developing your work?

What is the link between your theoretical work and choice of research and your practice?

My contextual studies were quite restricted in the first year, we were given someone to research, and how to research them and that was that, then it was widened where we could branch out and find our own photographers to research, then in the second year (and end of the first) I pushed this further … More What is the link between your theoretical work and choice of research and your practice?

What particular themes arise from or are dealt with in your work?

I have started taking a personal approach to unit briefs. I don’t think I deal with any particularly important themes, I touched on mental illness in my last my unit but only as a mode to carry a story and give the character depth. My last units have been based on a female lead, the … More What particular themes arise from or are dealt with in your work?

What topics interest you, both visual and contextual? and why?

My interest over the second year of my degree has a nice tight link, something I felt that I was lacking in my first year, I guess I used this time to try and lots of different themes within photography to find out what were my strengths and weaknesses. This year however I created two … More What topics interest you, both visual and contextual? and why?

My CV

I wrote my first CV at school, roughly in year 10, so I was only 14/15 and it’s fair to say I had no experiences to write on it. Year 10 was also the year we took work experience (luckily), and I spent my week at a dog kennel, we wasn’t meant to be paid … More My CV