1. ajaweston

    Photo Essay: "My People"

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    My photo essay titled “My People” is a reflection of the people I care most about in their natural state. I did not tell any of them how to pose, or to pose at all. I wanted to convey their true essence and their true feeling, so I told them…
  2. ajaweston

    Three Conflict Photographs

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    In class on Monday, we had discussed the homework assignment after analyzing the photo with the model and elephant, particularly the contrasts between the delicate, smooth-skinned model, and the rough, wild elephants.

    I was under the impression that our homework assignment was to take three different photos of strong contrasts/conflict, …

  3. ajaweston

    Response to "Masters of Photography: Diane Arbus"

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    Photograph of Diane Arbus, CC Allan Arbus/The Estate of Diane Arbus, LLC

    Although I was overall not very impressed with this video about Diane Arbus, I think there are a few interesting points worth talking about:

    According to the video, technique comes from choices deep down inside, and a lot…

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