Agenda 3 – 999 group

AGENDA – we’ll do as many items as fits with group members interests in time available ( 3rd Meeting Tues 24th Jan 2012)

1 Presentation & appreciation of group members 3 pics taken during the last week in Seaford or along the Promenade.

2 ‘Better Flickr-ing’ questions – & Report on technical matters – need to separate out ‘workshops’?

3 Andre Kertesz – YouTube video

4 NEWS A “sunrise” ‘Landscape’ shoot next weekend. On Sunday, according to the “Photographer’s Ephemeris”, the sun will be rising between Newhaven Harbour Wall and Seaford Head NB a very early start.  Follow up with Tim King probably in the Methodist Hall.  Tim  will circulate details.  Have a look at Tim’s wonderful photographs – he’s on Flickr. What’s The Photographer’s Ephemeris? –  SEE – http://photoephemeris.com/

5 Where would you like the group/s to go from here?  a) a shoot/trip and/or 52 challenges, b) inspirations from contemporary & ‘classic’ street photographers, c) development of before, during & after skills.

RUNNING LIST of SUGGESTIONS FOR FUTURE SESSIONS

What we’re doing isn’t art – is it?

            Art is culturally, and personally, significant meaning, skilfully encoded in an affecting, sensuous medium. 

(RP’s working definition  – after a definition by Richard Anderson quoted in Freeland (2001 p. 77))

Making A/V & YouTube presentations

‘Reading’, Appreciating & Judging Photographs

BBC’s The Genius of Photography (It’s worth 20 viewings!)

Closer look at Nick Turpin’s video & the 52 Challenges & Street Photography Now book.

Closer look at legalities – e.g. BJP article on Street Photography and rights is HERE

A review of some of the best books on photography.

A look at ‘ultimate’ photography – see HERE http://www.johndaidoloori.org/ and HERE http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VPR_5MvFIXU

Close look at contemporary Street Photographers starting with – http://www.in-public.com/photographers

Close look at ‘classic’ Street Photographers – Kertesz, Lisette Model, Vivian Maier, Robert Doisneau, HCB

Sessions based on Thomas Leuthard’s two free e-books on Street Photography

Sessions based on the recent global street photography competition is HERE

SUGGESTIONS FOR FUTURE SHOOTS, TRIPS & EXHIBITIONS

1) Tim King’s ‘sunrise session, Brighton –  2) The North Laines, 3) Trip to Hastings, De La Warr & Warhol exhibition? – exhibition finishes Sun 26 Feb 2012

NB – RESOURCES TO SUPPORT DEVELOPMENT IN STREET PHOTOGRAPHY

HERE

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