Fashion story development

Since our formative feedback last week, I have come pretty far with my fashion story layout. I began to cut the amount of images I had in my ‘maybe riders’ pile down by… Continue reading

The 3 Big Questions!

What do you want to say? Through my fashion stories, I want to pay homage to, and create understanding of the visual, traditional history of equestrian fashion, in particular, hunting attire. Who is… Continue reading

Formative Feedback

Today was a long, but interesting day at Uni as we had group formative feedback. It was nice to see the rest of the groups work up to this point, and it was… Continue reading

Project Proposal Update

­­Coventry University BA (Hons) Photography Creative Digital Practice: 266MC                                                             PROJECT PROPOSAL Student: Olivia Reeds   1.TOPIC / TREATMENT & AUDIENCE   I am particularly interested in fashion and portrait photography, so I have… Continue reading

Horse and Hound Contact

I emailed the magazine editor (Pippa Roome) at Horse and Hound, to see if they had any fox hunting imagery or content archives, and how far back these go. I was hoping to… Continue reading

Shoot- Quorn Hunt 8th February

My aim for this shoot was to really get closer to riders to photograph finer details of the hunting attire such as buttons, gloves, accessories and tack details. I also wanted to capture some… Continue reading

Personal tutorial with Caroline

Today I had a personal tutorial with Caroline to discuss my progress since our last meet and for her to suggest any improvements to be made. It was a really quick tutorial as I’ve been… Continue reading

Shoot- Quorn Hunt 29th January

Whilst reviewing images taken for my fashion stories so far, I realized that I need to get even closer to the fashion. I need to capture a more varied range of close ups… Continue reading

Second Visit to the Herbert to View Archives

These are my notes from viewing The Herbert Art Gallery’s archives on 27th January, I chose a specific set of archives I was hoping to be helpful to my research of Coombe Abbey… Continue reading

Ladies Side Saddle

Ladies who choose to ride side saddle hunting are also known as; ‘the Dianas of the hunting field’. This comes from the Roman mythology, in which Diana was the goddess of the hunt, childbirth… Continue reading