Monthly Archives: October 2010

From one Mann to another.

In this entry I am going to explore the similarities and differences between the works of Man Ray and Sally Mann. Although Man Ray looks at mature models, I still believe that there is something to be learnt in reference … Continue reading

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Development and idea’s

Ive decided to create an entry discussing where I can go next as I think this may help me to get a clear understanding of where my research is going. from this mor questions will be raised. if I get … Continue reading

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Study diary, entry 1

After starting my blog, and now done five entries, I think now is the time to reflect on my study process. This  will hopefully give me clear direction and help me improve my research patterns. To begin with I was … Continue reading

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‘Would things have been easier if the Photographs had never been taken?’ – Jessie Mann

One of my big interests in this study, has been the opinion of Sally Mann’s children. The children were the focus and were heavily involved in a lot of Sally’s work. After  heavy searching I have managed to find an … Continue reading

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Sally Mann

Sally Mann was not always a photographer, and actually graduated with a masters in creative writing. From there she struggled and eventually moved into photography, saying it was ‘easier’ and that she ‘needed to earn a living’. She obviously is … Continue reading

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Immediate Family

In this blog I want to become more familiar with the work within the same series that Emmett, Jessie, and Virginia are placed within. Im going to choose three images and talk about them, and try to look at them in … Continue reading

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