Monthly Archives: October 2012

don’t shoot

Is photography art? This question again, raised in The Guardian last week. I’m not adamant – I’ve enjoyed photography – but I don’t see how it can equate. Photography is not, of itself, artistic, nor does it qualify any photo … Continue reading

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copyright and the cat

I was wondering how it would be to own a copyright. On something worthwhile, naturally. Noddy Holder, who co-wrote the perennial Christmas pop song, Merry Christmas, Everybody!, remarked on it being his pension. He certainly looks comfortable enough though he … Continue reading

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framing, an art

This is a daub from last term’s class which we had framed. I think they did a good job and now realise how important it is to go to a decent framer for the work. It’s only the second oil … Continue reading

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popcorn

I like watching films on the iPad. O, the tiny screen! But what you lose in impact you gain in intimacy. I started a list which can be found on the popcorn page. I see the BBC are showing The … Continue reading

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