As much as I should be shooting pictures for the project…(i did take a few this weekend but they are not necessarily turning out as I planned), I came across this on the BBC website today – eerie is not the word… I never knew there was a genre called death photography…. but yes there was.. People would pose with their loved ones who had died to take a picture for posterity. I have to admit the thought of it makes me feel uncomfortable, but as the article says, the  genre began to fall out of favour once photography became more mainstream. I think trying to weave this into my project might just border on the macabre…. follow the link below

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-36389581

This blog post covers assessment criteria references for Unit 2: 1.1

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