More from the modern-day Museum Photographers

By guest blogger Kate Elliott

During the current Creative Photography Course at the V&A, designed and led by Kate Elliott, a group of students are working as Museum Photographers, to create a modern-day ‘portrait’ of the V&A.

Through class discussions, practical tasks and exhibition visits, the group are exploring a combination of architectural, portrait, documentary and reportage photography, to develop a collection of images that depict their individual views and interpretations of the building, its inhabitants, and activities and events that take place there.

Last week we shared a selection of photographs showcasing the building. This week we focus on people – the Museum Photographers themselves, along with other staff members, and visitors to the museum.

Janice Weston_1
© Janice Weston

Janice Weston_2
© Janice Weston

Janice Weston_3
© Janice Weston

JohnF_1
© John Francis

JohnF_2
© John Francis

JohnF_4
© John Francis

JohnH_1
© John Hinshelwood

JohnH_2
© John Hinshelwood

JohnH_3NEW
© John Hinshelwood

Gary_1
© Gary Williams

Gary_2
© Gary Williams

Gary_3NEW
© Gary Williams

David Marlow_1
© David Marlow

David Marlow_2
© David Marlow

David Marlow_3
© David Marlow

Full details of the project brief can be found in last week’s entry The Museum Photographers: Part 1 http://www.vam.ac.uk/blog/news-learning-department/the-modern-day-museum-photographers . Watch out for our third and final post, culminating a V&A portrait by the Museum Photographers.

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