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Ariella Azoulay – The Civil Contract of Photography, 2008

So, this is where the whole project stemmed from. By reading this – ‘What is a Photograph’, it introduced a key topic in the book ‘The Civil Contract…’. Pg 3 of doc, pg 11 of journal “The photograph is the product of an encounter of several protagonists, mainly photographer and photographed, camera and spectator.” Azoulay comments that … Continue reading

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(Re)Capturing Womanhood: Perspectives and Portraits Through mobile Photography

This Document  http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15551393.2013.820590 is available as a download from www.academia.edu and is a short introduction to a study done by Aguauo and Calvert that looks at how women use mobile devices to represent themselves within social media and online. Question raised : Do Social media and handheld devices enable us to represent ourselves as we want … Continue reading