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Alex Hyde
Worked at Full Time Photography Student
Attends Manchester Metropolitan University
Lives in Dudley, United Kingdom
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Post of the Day (21/03/14)
Today I printed my latest set of photos in the darkroom. Out of 36 exposures I printed my 7 favorite but I fell the images I did print are all strong. I'm pleased with how the photographs came out and they work well as a set which was my weakness during the...
Today I printed my latest set of photos in the darkroom. Out of 36 exposures I printed my 7 favorite but I fell the images I did print are all strong. I'm pleased with how the photographs came out and they work well as a set ...
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Post of the Day (19/03/13)
Today I went into the city and started focusing on photographing line, shape and form within architecture and objects in an attempt to create interesting compositions. I wanted to move away from shooting people doing everyday things as that was far too obvi...
Today I went into the city and started focusing on photographing line, shape and form within architecture and objects in an attempt to create interesting compositions. I wanted to move away from shooting people doing everyday...
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Post of the Day (18/03/13)
My aims for today were to go out and shoot some more photographs and complete my research for William Eggleston and Martin Parr, I have shot some more photographs and I'm about to do my William Eggleston research but I don't think I will have time to do my ...
My aims for today were to go out and shoot some more photographs and complete my research for William Eggleston and Martin Parr, I have shot some more photographs and I'm about to do my William Eggleston research but I don't ...
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Post of the Day (17/03/13)
My plan for today was to talk to Alan in the morning the scan my negatives then go into the city and shoot then work on my blog posts for the rest of the day. I learned a lot from my conversation with Alan this morning, we went over my last reflective journ...
My plan for today was to talk to Alan in the morning the scan my negatives then go into the city and shoot then work on my blog posts for the rest of the day. I learned a lot from my conversation with Alan this morning, we we...
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Last Weeks Shoot(s)
For this shoot I decided to focus on shooting people doing daily mundane things such as reading a book or smoking a cigarette. I shot 35mm colour film, the only problem was I had to light meter a location before I took the photograph I so was constantly lig...
For this shoot I decided to focus on shooting people doing daily mundane things such as reading a book or smoking a cigarette. I shot 35mm colour film, the only problem was I had to light meter a location before I took the ph...
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Salford Quays Shoot
Yesterday I walked to Salford Quays shooting a variety of subject matter to keep my work broad, one thing I did was shoot Beetham Tower documenting how far from the building I walked. I used the tower as a point of reference to document the journey and how ...
Yesterday I walked to Salford Quays shooting a variety of subject matter to keep my work broad, one thing I did was shoot Beetham Tower documenting how far from the building I walked. I used the tower as a point of reference ...
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19/03/14 Shoot
This week I decided to photograph interesting lines and abstract shapes within pieces of architecture in an attempt to show how everyday piece of architecture that people walk past everyday hold interesting and abstract patterns and shapes. I was influenced...
This week I decided to photograph interesting lines and abstract shapes within pieces of architecture in an attempt to show how everyday piece of architecture that people walk past everyday hold interesting and abstract patte...
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William Eggleston Research
Eggleston is a photographer that fits into the theme of 'The Everyday' brilliantly as he photographs everyday objects, landscapes and situations in an attempt to heighten their appearance and make them seem more interesting. One way he heightens the subject...
Eggleston is a photographer that fits into the theme of 'The Everyday' brilliantly as he photographs everyday objects, landscapes and situations in an attempt to heighten their appearance and make them seem more interesting. ...
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Todays Shoot (Building Facade Faces)
Today I decided to walk around the city and try and find more faces in objects and buildings and photograph them carrying on from the photographs I had taken last week. I tried to show how the subliminal faces in the buildings show emotion but there is no l...
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Last Week Shoot(s)
One interesting thing I found was a small structure someone had built to house ducks by the canal then about 10 meters around the corner I found some boxes under a bridge that looked like homeless people would sleep on. I thought it was interesting that peo...
One interesting thing I found was a small structure someone had built to house ducks by the canal then about 10 meters around the corner I found some boxes under a bridge that looked like homeless people would sleep on. I tho...
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Last Weeks Shoot(s)
Last Thursday and Friday I decided to wonder around the city and shoot very informally with no objective just to generate ideas and start working. I shot on 35mm film as I want to work with film a lot more for this project as I only experimented with it bri...
Last Thursday and Friday I decided to wonder around the city and shoot very informally with no objective just to generate ideas and start working. I shot on 35mm film as I want to work with film a lot more for this project as...
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First Blog Post
For Unit X I chose 'The Everyday' option, I wanted to keep the subject matter quite broad so I could shoot a variety of subject matter including portraits, street, architecture and landscape. For the last few projects I've tended to focus on street and arch...
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Education
  • Manchester Metropolitan University
    Photography, present
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Min (nick name as I was short in Primary school and has stuck ever since)
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