Category Archives: Personal

Egyptian Memoir

As part of this weeks #Phonar workshop I was asked by Jonathan Worth to create multimedia piece exploring transformative storytellying. Using only archive material either personal (Family) or public archive sources, that has not been used for news circulation. http://phonar.covmedia.co.uk/ I … Continue reading

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An engineers record #1.

The theme of this post will be split into two parts this being the first. Over the past week I have been looking at two sets of documentation both made for the same reason, to record the installation of a … Continue reading

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Ryhope Seams.

The recent weeks have been a blur with so much looking going on, It is great to look at images never seen by most, with content very rarely seen by anyone but the shear volume of material sometimes becomes overwhelming, … Continue reading

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Never seen before

Last week I was asked by a friend and lecturer if I would be willing to let 40 students descend upon the Mining Institute to see what is  hidden amongst the piles of photographic materialin the strong room. They came, they … Continue reading

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Brighton Photo Biennial

A few days ago I received a text from a friend asking if I would be in Brighton for the first weekend of the Brighton Photo Biennial, Is it two years already….? I am in london anyway for the Foto8 … Continue reading

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NCB Reconnaissance

image copyright Aaron Guy© During some research I came across some documents titled ‘The future of the british coal industry – plans and outlines’ dated 1952 a government document. In the same box dated nearly a decade later I found … Continue reading

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No Memories….

I was there but can’t remember, why can’t I remember….. …’I’m SpiderMan’ I remember the outfit, I remember playing in it, sleeping in it and going to school in it, I was in it 24/7 but that is it, the Irony … Continue reading

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