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Photographs

This week I thought I’d share the remaining pictures I made this semester.   I also wanted to talk about the challenge I have been faced with this semester. Since I chose one subject to spend all of my photographic time on, instead of many different participants, I narrowed the playing field. This is problematic sometimes … Continue reading

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Nina Berman

As promised, I am going to share some thoughts and insight that I gained from researching Nina Berman’s work. I chose her project entitled, “Purple Hearts” because it deals with the physical aftermath of war. To me, the work also displays the mental aftermath of war. You can see it in their eyes, in the interactions, … Continue reading

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Susan Meiselas

Over break, I picked up Susan Meiselas’ book from the library and did a little bit of research. The book is very dense and filled with 330 pages of text and intense images, so I chose to mainly focus on the Nicaragua section. Meiselas is a documentary photographer that worked on countless projects starting in … Continue reading