The Tivoli Cinema, Tiverton, presents a large rectangular opening to the High Street. Walking by one day I snapped two men in the entrance, arguing. They looked like they could be on a cinema screen: real life imitating art. I […]
The Tivoli Cinema, Tiverton, presents a large rectangular opening to the High Street. Walking by one day I snapped two men in the entrance, arguing. They looked like they could be on a cinema screen: real life imitating art. I went back for a day in 2014, set up a camera on a tripod on the other side of the street and waited ….
The full set of images can be seen in the slider gallery below.
The first image was taken in February 2011 and the rest in August 2013. This project is a happy blend of happenstance, prevarication and a little planning. People passing and seeing the camera were very obliging and some were natural models.
Street Art, Chemainus, Vancouver Island.
Chemainus is a community in the Chemainus Valley on the east coast of southern Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. Founded as an unincorporated logging town in 1858, Chemainus is now famous for its 39 outdoor murals. <a class="q ruhjFe NJLBac fl" href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chemainus" data-ved="2ahUKEwiR5pHFssfdAhWnL8AKHeV3CH0QmhMwE3oECAoQEg">Wikipedia</a>
Running Wild Photography Exhibition
I believe that it is important to document and learn from failures as well as projects that went well. I was supposed to be part of the Running Wild Photography Exhibition currently open at Dunster but my concept and its execution didn't pass muster and, having left it too late to change tack, I had to withdraw. Here is the story.
"When you take a flower in your hand and really look at it, it's your world for the moment. I want to give that world to someone else. Most people in the city rush around so, they have no time to look at a flower. I want them to see it whether they want to or not." Georgia O'Keeffe