Monday, 13 July 2009
Tamany Baker_Living with Wolfie
Isn't it great when you see something that makes you think there is always something new to do, some way of seeing the world that is arresting and worthwhile and beautiful. And odd. Always good if it's a bit odd isn't it. Seems even more exciting when it comes from the same place as you live.
So here we have Tamany Baker, Bristol photographer who has just won first prize in the Conceptual and Constructed (Fine Art section) of the Sony World Photography Awards for her series, Living with Wolfie. Also good that it isn't about going somewhere amazing or having amazing equipment but using and paying attention to literally what's on your own doorstep.
Just been reading on her blog that the series seems to have been done when she was a MA student at Newport; good to hear. If there was a POST 5, she'd be a perfect interview wouldn't she ...