Tag Archives: OCA Social Documentary

Assignment 1 follow up

Some time ago (I know, I’ve been neglecting my blog!) I posted that the charity I worked with for assignment 1 were going to put a variety of the images I took on the day on show. In the end … Continue reading

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Project 23 – Action with a motor drive

This is an optional exercise depending on equipment although I would imagine that virtually all cameras now have a motor drive. My camera has two continuous shooting settings, low and high speedĀ and although I rarely use it I have my … Continue reading

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Project 26 – Selective focus

This project involves using an out of focus foreground to enhance an image, sounds simple enough but I have produced images on a few separate occasions to fit this project and have found that whilst its easy enough to have … Continue reading

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Portfolio – winter

Well winter’s been difficult, between constant rain and eyesight problems that stopped me from driving it felt like summer would be here again before I’d managed a winter trip or two to Blackpool. I finally managed to get there a … Continue reading

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Project 22 – Action – peak moment

This project involves taking a number of images of a situation where there is plenty of activity without changing lens or viewpoint and analysing afterwards to see which is the most effective. The text does actually call for fast movement … Continue reading

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Project 20 – Anticipating a moving figure

A pretty self-explanatory title, this project basically involves waiting for a passing person to complete a scene either by focussing on the place you want them to be or by panning and taking the image at the appropriate point. I’ve … Continue reading

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Project 10 – high viewpoint – revisited

My previous posting for this exercise used some existing images, they served the purpose but wherever possible I prefer to have taken the images with the exercise in mind. Last week I was in Blackpool to work on the winter … Continue reading

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