Category Archives: Surfaces and Strategies

Module 3: Surfaces and Strategies

Mark Power – Magnum Photos

Mark Power a Magnum Photographer shared his story of book publishing. Mark explained that his books and exhibitions borrow from each other though he did say that having large exhibition pieces means that storage costs […]

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Aron Morel (Morel Books) – Magnum Photos

Aron provided some of his views on the photobook publishing. I had heard Aron talk at a PhotoLondon PreShow talk earlier in 2017. Aron's talk at Magnum was a frank assessment based on his own […]

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Hannah Watson (Trolley Books) – Magnum Photos

Hannah Watson is directory of Trolley Books a photobook publisher based in the UK. Hannah tells the story of Trolley books. In 2001 Gigi Giannuzzi with Nan Goldin founded a publishing company called Trolley Books […]

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Production 1 – Activity

For Production Week 1 I had two key activities: Planning for the Oral Presentation Priniting Book Dummy 3 The first task for the week was to draft a plan for my Oral Presentation. Reviewing the […]

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Workshop Guidance – Reflection

In this week’s reflection I have considered the following questions: What is your role as a photographer?  How can you help others? What might teaching others actually teach you? For the type of workshop I […]

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Workshop Planning – Activity

Workshops have traditionally events that I have attended to learn skills for my practice. Though as part of managing different size teams in my day job I have organised workshops for the team to develop […]

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Publication Guidance – Reflection

In this week’s reflection I will consider the following questions: How can a publication help your work reach an audience? How much do you think you should be enticing the reader with good design? Would […]

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Book Dummy Two – Activity

When creating the second book dummy it was suggested that we create a physical dummy of the book and record a video of someone viewing the book. Having experimented with this approach for my zine […]

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Book Dummy One – Activity

In preparing for creation of the photobook for my mini project I started by reviewing all the images from the different visits to the Sandford Mill Water Treatment Plant. I created an initial selection of […]

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Exhibition Guidance – Reflection

I considered the following questions in this week’s reflection: Should photographs resonate with the space / place in which they are viewed? Whether you agree or disagree, try to describe your thoughts about this. Do you […]

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