Gawain Barnard was recommended research for the first assignment, ‘My Square Mile’. Gawain Barnard’s work, ‘boredom to burn’ was a particular influence for my project.
http://gawainbarnard.com – accessed 8.3.15. Barnard’s ‘boredom to burn’ features everyday articles against a charred landscape. The close point of view and the fine textures in images that are virtually monochrome (because of the burned landscape) make compelling viewing. They ask the question, ‘what happened here?’