A couple of months, I submitted my project Za Granica // Beyond the Border to IPA Photo Awards in the category Non-Professional Documentary Photobook. I'm ecstatic to say that my book has won first place in the category which feels amazing! I think this is an important lesson for me as well - not to… Continue reading IPA Awards 2018
Shortly before the final hand in for university, I have also been working on producing two extra photobooks for a competition at Łódź Fotofestiwal commencing in June 2018. It was difficult to do this alongside submission, especially because instead of producing one book and maybe a spare - I produced four (two for the competition).… Continue reading Photographic Publication of the Year 2018
This week I had my final presentation of my degree. It was such a relief to be finally finished with all the formalities and to be able to look forward to the opening of the degree show, results and graduation. Each event will conclude the last three years of hard work and personal development, and… Continue reading Home
Practising is the only way to master any craft, so since coming towards the end of my deadlines I wanted to shoot more on my film camera. I'm still trying to figure out what mistakes I'm making whilst photographing but film is a lot more forgiving even if it doesn't come out the way you… Continue reading Film
So today, I had the final errands to run - picking up prints, frames and putting them together. As I couldn't remember which beach wood frames I ordered due to a mad week last week, it was a pleasant surprise picking them up! The prints themselves, which were printed on photo rag paper, were printed… Continue reading Exhibition ready!
As I intended to print on Perspex for the exhibition, I have recently bought two sheets of 3mm A3 size Perspex from a local company in Wakefield. During this busy period, I struggled to get an answer about printing on Perspex as all members of staff are super busy and we also had a bank… Continue reading UV Printing
Over the past week, I have been developing the final photo book ahead of my deadline this Friday. After a few too many trips to Manchester to pick up the printed document, I have finally managed to get a copy that was right and I was pleased with! In the event that I encountered more… Continue reading Final Book!
Today, I was meant to be picking up my prints for my final photo book for the deadline next week. I went to Hobs Repro hopeful that I will be met with my requirements and specifications which I have outlined on my last visit. Unfortunately, due to miscommunication, the inserts have been printed as single A3… Continue reading Complications with Final Book