Tag Archives: photobook

Putting the books to bed (long post)

I will just remind readers of my aims and objectives. Aim 1: Explore how to evoke specific understanding of disability as distinct from, but inclusive of, disabled people and impairment; Aim 2: Experiment and develop my own visual artistic practices … Continue reading

Posted in Book, Final Products | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Version 3 of books revised to the final version

I’ve had a little epiphany this week end and now my two books are three! Two photobooks – one 12 by 12 and one 7 by 7… and they are finished (subject to proofing) and a companion essay in book … Continue reading

Posted in Book, Final Products | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Book cover experiments

I have been experimenting with books covers – here are some of the results. Each one of these images has its own strengths and weaknesses. Firstly, I feel the basic format works with the little symbols of people juxtaposed against … Continue reading

Posted in Book, Final Products | Tagged , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

The third draft of the physical books received

I received both my books today. Many of the changes I made last time have worked.  As I mentioned prior to sending the books off for printing, the format is different for each book. For example, I have omitted the … Continue reading

Posted in Book, Final Products | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

Book reviewed and third version sent off

This is costing me money, but I can’t see any other way around it as I just have to see the book in its final form in order to determine if and when it is completed. I have made a … Continue reading

Posted in Book, Final Products | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Second draft physical book received

I received the second draft book today – here it is. I know you can’t see the detail but the video should give you an idea of the flow and its conceptual approach. I am not going to rush to … Continue reading

Posted in Book, Final Products | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The first physical book: subject matter and form

I received my book yesterday and so have spent much of my time thinking and reflecting on it rather than doing anything to the book. Here it is in all its tangible glory. Thanks to Free music here for the … Continue reading

Posted in Book, Final Products | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Draft book sent for printing

Completing multiple drafts of my book along with the reading suggests to me that I am not going to get much further now without seeing the book in its physical form – eg things like paper quality etc. So following … Continue reading

Posted in Book, Final Products | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Overall thoughts regarding photobooks

There are so many issues and points that this review has triggered that it’s difficult to know here to begin. Badger and M. Parr’s The Photobook: A History Volume has, along with the work I have bee doing experimenting and … Continue reading

Posted in Book, Final Products, Research | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Cannibalizing Photography: Representing and Re-presenting the Medium

Appropriation to some degree has always taken place Post modern 1970s made photography’s values and approach more explicit Internet appropriation eg Other Peoples Photographs by J Schmid; Looters by T Doan na Champassak CCTV images see here Streetview A New … Continue reading

Posted in Book, Final Products, Research | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment