Latest publications:
Metabolism of Visual Symbols: Case Madonna

I discuss change and continuity in the imagery of Madonna using the physiological concept of metabolism.

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Published Online: February 5, 2016

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Tracks of Light: The Heterogeneous Materiality of Cinema Image

The recognition of materiality as a core part of the image leads us to the eminently material aspects of the photographic image carved by light inside an embodied camera.

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Published Online: January 15, 2016

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Hashtag "Sunset": Smartphone Photography and the Punctum of Time

How Roland Barthes's punctum of time is reconfigured in networked smartphone photography.

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Published Online: January 15, 2016

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Proscenia of Quotidian Circumstance: Theatre of Everyday Life

Encapsulating a tiny piece of the real maps photography closer to chaos than all other forms of representation, and the camera significantly posited to create theatre out of everyday life.

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Published Online: January 8, 2016

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How Images Actually Work: Settling a Longstanding Debate

This paper aims to settle the vexed question of how images actually function and why they will always remain one of our most powerful forms of new media.

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Published Online: January 8, 2016

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Hidden Identities and Concealed Dangers: Visual Art, Transgender Health, and Wellbeing

Transgender people’s experience of discrimination and the process of transition operate to conceal health risks. Visual art has a role in publicising transgender issues and exposing hidden health dangers.

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Published Online: January 8, 2016

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From Analogue to Digital Image Technologies: Evaluating Emergence and Trends of Photojournalism in Nigeria

The challenges confronting photojournalists in Nigeria are capable of affecting the entire print media reports; rendering them to be sub-standard, thereby, watering down the quality of journalistic practice.

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Published Online: November 25, 2015

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Derrida, Benjamin and the Subjectile

Derrida proclaimed that digital photography, unlike earlier photography, is without a subjectile. I will explore the significance of this statement, and show its effect on Benjamin's notion of aura.

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Published Online: November 25, 2015

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The Aesthetics of Change: Dancing the Line

Haley’s practice explores movement, gesture and perspective through experimental live drawing techniques. In her research drawing directly engages with moving bodies in physical space and the space of representation simultaneously.

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Published Online: October 23, 2015

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Inform-Transform-Inform: Translating Image to Text in Fictocritical Writing Practice

Inform-Transform-Inform explores how fictocritical writing utilises image analysis to inform creative text. It relies upon semiotic, critical analysis, deconstruction methodologies and subjective perceptions to transfer multiple image meanings to writing.

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Published Online September 18, 2015

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