Signs of Life

Signs of Life is an ongoing study looking at the impact that we as humans have on the world around us.  It will focus on many areas and its possibilities are limitless. The first phase concentrates on what we leave behind.  The contents of tables in cafés, restaurants and service stations.  Whether it is ourContinue reading “Signs of Life”

Underpasses and Bridges

Underpasses and Bridges – a mini series shot using Ilford Pan-F 50ISO medium format film to a ratio of 6×24.  All images were photographed in and around the Portsmouth area.

Abstraction – Experiments with non-representational imagery

Camera Obscura

The Camera Obscura is an ancient concept of a darkened room with an opening allowing light to pass through.  This light projects the outside world upside down and back to front and in all its glory on the walls inside the camera. Andrew has been refining his practice of making and documenting camera obscuras and examplesContinue reading “Camera Obscura”

Shinrin Yoku

A new, on going project, with an abstract approach to the calming act of ‘Shinrin Yoku’ or ‘Forest Bathing’.  These slow exposure panning images create a different feel to photography and its use to document the world around us. https://www.behance.net/gallery/61107421/Shinrin-Yoku  

Isambard Brunel Car Park

As part of an ongoing exploration of the non-place I am closing in on several categories of space.  The view is to create a typology of non-place.  A photographic record of the world around us.  A world which we frequent on a regular basis but rarely think of as anything special. In this particular instanceContinue reading “Isambard Brunel Car Park”

10 Paignton Avenue

As part of an on going exploration of the relation between Life, Death and Photography, Andrew photographed the partially cleared home of his late grandparents. The exploration, in this case, sought to document areas that trigger personal memories. From the living room where the whole family would cram in to for Christmas present opening toContinue reading “10 Paignton Avenue”

Secret Dockyard

Secret Dockyard was a photographic project during 2011 to 2012 documenting the conservation areas of Boathouse No4 in the Historic Dockyard, Portsmouth.  A historical structure in its own right, Boathouse No4 was a key part in preparations for D-Day and other aspects of World War Two. The aim of the project was to show theseContinue reading “Secret Dockyard”