So on the of January, I received notification from NZQA that my Photography external had passed with an Excellence-grade (which is the highes. NCEA Level 3 Art Photography Folio Board Two
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Top Art Exhibition - Photography » NZQA 2015 Isabel Shore, Western Springs College Board3 My final board is very Photoshop based, and I collected images from a range of sources and did several landscape shoots which I combined to create the surreal settings in the final images.
My initial focus was to address an issue many of us let go unnoticed throughout our day to day lives. This then brought me to the idea that the chemicals we are exposed to on a daily basis, whether they be hygiene or beauty related, are advertised to us as 'life enhancing necessities' but are really harmful poisons. My panels were created to remind us of the fragility of the human form and to demonstrate an exaggerated effect of chemical use on the body.
Top Art Exhibition - Photography » NZQA 2015 Isabel Shore, Western Springs College Board1 I wanted to comment on the changes to the environment that have taken place over the past 80 years that these men have lived and I mixed man and nature to show the impact of humans on the planet. In my later boards I developed the motif of the young man being associated with city and clouds, the middle aged man with the water and the old man with trees and plants as a comment on how the climate has…