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25 years and the changing face of my family

The extended family get together a couple of times a year usually. Here is one from yesterday. And here is one taken in the same room 25 years ago. The children are now adults – some with their own kids; … Continue reading

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Too many goodbyes?

We had dad’s house cleared yesterday. I say dad’s house although we moved in as a family in 1964, I left home in 1982, mum lived there until her death in 2014 and dad died there on June 8th this … Continue reading

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A history of pictures

I’ve been reading a History of Pictures[1] this week. The book’s strength has been to draw my attention to particular works and draw out particular points. This began at the very beginning where a point about connections across genres and … Continue reading

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My dear old mum

The other day I posted a collage of dad through his life – see here. So today I present a similar grid for mum. When considering dad’s collage I thought about the form of representation in terms of static or … Continue reading

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Same images, different presentations

Here below are two ways of represented my late dad through time. The first in a simple grid. The second is a gif of the same images. I much prefer the former as it allows ones eyes to pause momentarily … Continue reading

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Time and types

It’s almost impossible to fail to think about time and ageing when going through my late parents’ photo albums. I also see large gaps in time when mum and dad don’t appear to have many – if any – photos … Continue reading

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First, last, earliest, latest

So I have completed photographing all the pages of my late parents photo albums and mused about them and what they say. The first image in Album 1 was not the earliest image. Rather is was of dad on a … Continue reading

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