Another PDF Book Critique & Future plans 30/07/2018 FMP

Book Review & Plans I managed to meet Frank Lau,  who is a Visualizer Group Head at zooallies.com, with over 26 years in the creative advertising industry. I decided to ask Frank if he could review my work, as this was someone who I had not met before and I was interested …

F11 Foto Museum Visit & Peer Reviews & Critique 22/07/2018 FMP

F11 Foto Museum Visit I was invited to visit the F11 Foto Museum in the Happy Valley area of Hong Kong by local Photographer Wing-Lun Cheung and fellow student whos now focusing on the life of homeless people. This photo exhibition by Lars Netopil from Wetzlar, Germany, a consultant to Leica Camera and Vice …

Book design layouts development 01/07/2018 FMP

Book design layouts development Finally got most of my images into my InDesign book template. Well since my last draft I have made some more changes to the layout and removed some images and added others. The most significant changes are in the last section with interviews and some missing chapters. Besides …

Photo Selection for main book content 06/06/2018 FMP

Photo Selection process With only half my book content completed, I needed to do some selection processing of each barbershop to start to get them into my book for layout design testing, so I printed out most of my photos I wanted to look at after my initial digital selection …

Second draft layout 14/06/2018 FMP

I finally started to work on the layout of my book after making a rough selection of 5 sections, which is only about half the content so far. I will divide each section or theme with a full spread with some graphic or illustration or photograph or film still to allow the …

Photoshoot Neighbor Barbershop Kwun Tong 14/05/2018 & Interview FMP

Interview and Photoshoot at Neighbor Barbershop Kwun Tong Another visit to the Neighbor barbershop in Kwun Tong to do an interview with Barber Zteve Li, and yes I did spell it right. I last took photos of this barbershop back in 2017, it has changed a little but was more …

What Images Should I use 15/04/2018 FMP

Image Selection Methods Well, first things first,  I need use the same image selection methods which I use in a previous MA photography module. https://paulpeachphotography.com/surfaces-and-strategies-week-7-publicationbook-creating-and-strategy-part-1/ And then to print out the images, I have so far and arrange them in space; however, I don’t have a studio or large area since I …

Photoshoot & Interview Neighbor Barbershop Prince Edward 07/05/2018 FMP

Photoshoot  & Interview Neighbor Barbershop Prince Edward Hong Kong This photoshoot is interesting as I am revisiting Neighbors Barbershop, which I previously took photos of in 2017, but they now have a new barbershop in Prince Edward in Hong Kong. So after a quick WhatsApp to Matt Lau, one of …

Russian Photography & Design Inspiration 19/03/2018 FMP

Russian Photography I began this blog searching for inspiration for book design ideas. I looked again at the British Journal of photography January 2018 edition, as a result of my visit to last years (2017) Alexander Rodchenko exhibition at the F11 Foto Museum, I was looking at the emerging Russian photographers described in …