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This is one image from a series of analogue photographs, from a project of visuals, you can see on my profile and website, created for pp Hartnetts collection of poetry out on 01.05.2018 entitled gentle and tender, act of confession, plus another on 01.01.2019 to be entitled i shouldn't, must stop, both published by Autopsy.
Autopsy on the spine. (Dry humor)
The photographs were created when I visited Haworth in West Yorkshire. These pictures were taken in the graveyard beside the Bronte Parsonage.
Paul Hartnett the subject was Educated by Benedictine monks at an all boys Catholic school that has recently made the tabloids for all the wrong reasons with benedictine monks Andrew Kingston Charles Soper being found guilty of sexual offences.
Shaw the photographer is best known for documenting extreme subcultures, intertextualised via allusion with his personal stories that is reflected in all his work. Unknown to shaw at the time Hartnett had other false assumptions on his damaged mind due his past. It’s strange how a cyberspace profile can be taken out of context and assumptions will make you do the most horrible of things When you have been damaged due to this past.
Shaw thought he had a friend who had been through similar events as himself turns out he was totally wrong