"Where will the "International Photography Resource Centre" be? In the V and A?, in London? Why/how does this allow greater access to the RPS collection? Access was fine already wasn't it?
No mention here of the future exhibition…"
I was wondering if the text of "Photourbanism: Documentary Photography and Urban Thinking" is available online? I tried Kingston's library site but there is only a physical copy there. My own research has progressed a…"
"I suggest asking the forum at AHFAP http://www.ahfap.org.uk this is the organisation for digitisation specialists in UK and Ireland. Although I am a member (I could scan and/or photograph the items), this query is probably better answered by…"
"I feel most of the threads might be missing the point of your question, i.e. an equivalent to Eggleston's exhibition. This exhibition has been misread and misquoted for nearly 50 years now. The fact that you are looking for an equivalent makes…"
"TRJ brought so much back from New York photographers - I feel he inspired many more in the wave of new British photography in the 70s - 80s. It will be fascinating to see unpublished works from TRJ's archive. What a pity it's in London;…"
"I'm sure Martin Parr has approached this (visually) from a number of angles; the irony of this situation has appealed to (non amateur) photographers and features in their work, e.g. Lee Friedlander. My own take on this, as a photographer, is in…"
Thank you for your swift response. I am applying to the University of Manchester within Museum Studies (as they have some AHRC funding, whereas photography departments don't) . My MA (photography) was from De Montfort.
I am writing a PhD research proposal on the topic of visitor's photography at heritage sites. Within this field, I'm currently looking for books/sources that I can quote from on the topic of why people feel the need to acquire their own images of sites/sights, especially why it is an obsessive activity for many. This is at a fairly basic level at this stage; I'll go deeper into the psychology and historical context that has produced this later on if/when the real research starts. If you know of…See More
Sorry I can't help with the book search, but I would be interested in the results of your research - I am currently exploring possible topics for a PhD and architectural photography (visual representation and perception of…"