Photographers were invited to join Fotobuddies for a number of reasons:
- They are all photographers with whom I regularly take photographs – hence Fotobuddies!
- They are all photographers who THINK about their photography and are happy to share their thoughts, opinions and knowledge.
- They take great photos, have distinct photographic styles and, between them, they cover a variety of genres
The brief for selecting images was very simple: choose your 12 favourite images.
Date created – 12/02/2020 Location – 5 Data/ e Analysis IV post Shetland 2019 Self-expression under Lock-down My preferred locations under normal circumstances are remote, sparsely populated where I can be alone, calm, and able to experience the moment rather than just record it. In such situations the aspect of the scene which triggers my making an image are,…
I found a derelict cottage on the island of Scalpay and, like many other photographers who travel to the Outer Hebrides, I was drawn to make images of it – but why? Of course, there are multiple reasons, from pure documentation of the scene through to voyeuristic attempts to spy into someone else’s former life. Personally, I am not…
I visited Skaw, Unst on 3 separate days in 2018. This paper looks at the different compositions taken across the 3 days looking at why I have classified them as Successful or Unsuccessful. It is a technique for trying to try and understand why I become motivated to press the shutter. Starting with my definition of what makes a…