Read Simon Bainbridge’s article on the 2011 Hereford Photography Festival. (Available at: https://www.oca-student.com/sites/default/files/oca-content/key-resources/res-files/hereford_bainbridge.pdf) Select one of the bodies of work… Read more Exercise 1-7: A Decisive Moment?
Notes on the indexical property of the photograph: The course notes define the indexicality of photography as the ability of… Read more Exercise 1-6: The Myth of Objectivity
Notes from Klages, M. (2003) Literary theory: A guide for the perplexed: Postmodernism: Postmodernism-Mary Klages (notes) Notes on postmodernism: Postmodernism is… Read more Exercise 1-5: A Postmodern Documentary
Page 27 of the course notes references ‘Another way of telling’ by John Berger and Jean Mohr and specifically the… Read more Exercise 1-4: Discontinuities
Read the post ‘What Makes a Document’ on WeAreOCA, including all replies to it, and write your comment both in… Read more Exercise 1-3: Time and context
Read the essay ‘Transparent pictures-on the nature of photographic realism’ by Kendall L. Walton and write a reflective commentary outlining… Read more Exercise 1-2: Realism
Listen to Miranda Gavin talking about documentary photography at What is documentary photography? and write a reflective commentary setting out… Read more Exercise 1-1: What is documentary photography?