"Ideas on photography" sets out to explain the practice of photography;
One - What photography can do; ideas for projects.
Two - How to do it; technical advice, how be creative, how to tell stories.
Three - To define what contemporary photography is.
Four - To challenge photographers to expand and conceptualise their own practices.
With over 30 years experience as a professional photographer and educator, Hugh is skilled in, and the management of, portrait and studio imagery utilising high end digital workflow and studio lighting; Profoto, Capture One, Phase One, Leica and Nikon camera systems.
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Barrett, T (2011) “Criticizing Photography” McGraw-Hill
Bate D.(2016) 2nd Ed “Photography (The Key Concepts)” Bloomsbury
Clarke, G (1997) “The Photograph: A Visual and Cultural History” OUP
Try and read these books before you go to college, they are a good start!
Rebecca Solnit (2010) – A Field Guide to Getting Lost
Henry Carroll (2015) – Read This If You Want to Take Great Photographs of People
Stephen Shore (2007) – The Nature of Photographs