There’s a lot of information these days about the best practises of photography; mostly these are tailored to the trends and fads of photography. But the purpose of those articles and books are short lived tacts to provide a hobbyist insight, at a high level, into one of many techniques creatives use to produce bodies of work.
Welcome to PicturEd. A blog about the philosophy of photography. This weeks episode covers off objective ownership of a photograph.
Objects are known to the aesthetic philosophy of art, however, what happens when one creates an object of art but the ownership of creation is compromised due to the process of creation? Join me as I do my best to explore this difficult ideas in todays podcast.
A photograph and short prose by Ed Fetahovic of a lonley man taken. Photograph was taken in Perth, Western Australia
To accompany podcast I’ve started a vlog My thoughts on his are highlighted in the video below; I hope you enjoy and please don’t forget to follow here and subscribe … Continue Reading The Pictured Vlog – Episode 1 – Pilot
For about a year I’ve been interested in how Philosophy fits in with Photography. I wondered what prominent thinkers thought of photography – and was sad to discover that the beautifully interesting and complex behaviour was so limited in philosophical coverage. There are books, but very few, and even few recourses that are immediately recent.
Todays episode focuses on street photographers, public spaces, people and the law in Australia. I’m by no means a lawyer and what is discussed in this blog is purely my understanding of our law. Please read through the resources carefully so that you fully understand your rights for yourself.
Are photo competitions sending the wrong message? As the Black and White LensCulture 2018 finalists, results have been posted this week, in reviewing the photos, and like all people, I … Continue Reading On photography competitions and their potential to be sending the wrong message
Does Camera equipment make the difference when it comes to artistic endeavours? Camera equipment, and what you should use and how much you should spend on new equipment is a … Continue Reading Photography Sunday – Ep.4 – Camera Gear