Tags archives: Reality Trauma

Left a Bit


Capture left a bit_WEB

My work from ‘Reality Trauma‘ was featured this week in a blog by ‘Left a Bit‘, which is a platform for photographers, curators and artists. To see more from them and to see my post “When Courage and Photography Combine click on the link: leftabitblog.tumblr.com/

Portrait Salon 2013 & National Portrait Gallery


At Chemotherapy’s End


The Curated Ego: ‘Selfie’ discussion at National Portrait Gallery, London


This image was selected for the Portrait Salon 2013, as part of my self-portrait project titled Reality Trauma, which is about my time with cancer; Hodgkin Lymphoma in 2012.

The project was a personal journey exploring my losses and gains and coming to terms with my illness through my own work using self-portraits and documentary photography.

The self-portrait here was also talked about at the National Portrait Gallery in early 2014 as part of a discussion on what makes a successful ‘selfie’ photograph where I got an honorary mention. This can be viewed at Youtube; The Curated Ego: What Makes a Good Selfie?