Friday, 18 March 2011
As a photo-based artist, I see myself as the link between two realities—the one outside
of the camera and the one that begins once the photograph has been taken. Rather than documenting or ‘capturing the moment,’ I want to show what is not immediately visible.
Flora Abstracts: This project is aiming to explore an area where graphics and photography overlap.
This is part of an emerging body of work that is a departure from a more conventional photographic approach ignoring form and surface in preference for exploring colour and time. The intention is to abstract very traditional subject matter leaving subtle clues to it's origin.
Photographer: Giles Revell
Thursday, 17 March 2011
Tuesday, 15 March 2011
Monday, 14 March 2011
Where did it all begin? How does it work? Where is it going? These are just some of the questions you could ask.
Consider the following:
- the ownership of data
- how the World Wide Web works
- the privacy and security of personal data
- online identity in virtual worlds
- how online businesses survive (or not)
- and many more aspects of living in the digital world of today
The UK is one of the heaviest users of CCTV in the world but for many shops, there is nobody to monitor the cameras so internet users are being invited to help in return for cash prizes. View article by Peter Price BBC Click
For £13 a year, subscribers can become part-time crime fighters. "We receive live feeds from CCTV cameras from shop owners ... images are then made available, over the Internet, to you and to other registered users (Viewers)" Internet Eyes