Continuation of the Series really enjoying the back to basics simplicity of shooting only what i pass on my daily walk to make this series ,More will be added & i intend to extend to the series into local Portraits to to include more of a narrative too the series ,More can be seen on my Instagram Account.
Image is part of a series exploring my local county Of Dorset,Getting back to what means more to me in life i am concentrating on what is around me the things i see on a daily basis which i have been overlooking eyes wide shut -You can see more on my Instagram .
Brian Duffy who is known as the man who shot the sixties,Was known for his technical capabilities to Fathom out complex issues & deliver the shot no matter what.
David Bowie who is well known as a trend setter in the music & fashion worlds what happens when the two men collaborate ,Well you get the image for Aladdin Sane which has been released with eyes closed & eyes shut This for me is an iconic image from the era which still stands tall in todays digital world ,The technique Duffy used was extremely expensive at the time & has proved to be a Bench mark by which music Photographers go by.
Duffy’s son goes through some of the background information between Duffy & Bowie’s collaborations,The Two men made an enormous impact in the music history and across multiple generations There after. They were both extraordinary artist’s, & leave a legacy behind for future generations to admire, I found the short video interesting I hope you do too.
A Great set of videos released by the George Eastman House ,Covering the process of Photography from it’s early stages through to the digital era we are in today.
It’s a great way to have a quick overview of the processes which have evolved over the years relating to the photographic process showing the ways that certain materials & papers have been used for commercial & Private use ,Well worth watching .
The way the world operates can leave one frustrated at times especially when in your daily life you are reliant upon the business practices of others to be in tune with the Market around them .The Self employed are forever being had over by late pay or no pay ,It can make or break your business no matter how talented you are :-Business is Business So this short video is to the point & what we should all adhere to at the times when un-proffessional Business methods try there hand at milking us & generally behaving in a way they would not want to be treated .”Treat others as you wish to be treated yourself “Was my fathers words something i adhere to .Harlan Ellison True words spoken with conviction from a man who knows how to deliver that conviction.
Today i received a A polite email from one of the members of the PI Institute asking if i could remove one of my posts regarding the PI Course work As Other students are blatantly copying MY Work and presenting it as there own .