Essays and Statements

MA Dissertation – The Blur 2006

Movement is a condition of life. If something moves it is agreeable to say that time is also moving. If something is still is it dead? This dissertation investigates the paradox of movement in the still photograph and time as an image.1



an image and 1000 words - a faction films production for poverty ticker, all copyright remains with faction films

Artists Statements

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2As a class, the 2007 Royal College of Art graduating photography students decided on the topics Reference and Footnote for our catalogue. A number of writers were asked to write on Reference and photography graduates would add a Footnote to whichever text played on some importance for them. I was taken with Becky Beasley’s piece, The Man without References, 2007.