These photocollages were a new departure for me as previously I had rarely used a camera, preferring to record the world around me through drawing or painting as these images were always more vivid both in the making and the finished result. Seeing what the English artist David Hockney, a superb draughtsman, had achieved with photocollage, or as he calls it, “drawing with a camera”, inspired me to experiment using a digital camera.

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