SPRITES & FLARES: PROMPTS RESPONSE FEATURE
REGINA WALKER: MOON OVER MANHATTAN
(Interviewer: Brittany Clark, Prompts Editor for SPACES)
Create something inspired by the moon,
or using the moon as a central metaphor.
Brittany: Regina, thanks for sharing your beautiful photograph. What about the prompt inspired you?
Regina: Living in NYC, the moon is a something that captivates me. Amongst the false lights of the city, I experience the moon in all its’ manifestations my connection to the universe.
Brittany: You know, at SPACES, we’re not only open to, but want to encourage cross-genre responses to any of our prompts. What made you choose photography to respond to the prompt? Is this medium usually your first choice?
Regina: Photography is my medium of choice. I paint, draw and write with photographs.
Brittany: Was this photograph your first attempt at responding to the prompt?Or was there trial and error?
Regina: This was my first attempt to respond to the prompt.
Brittany: Tell us about your usual creative process. Do you typically turn to prompts and exercises to inspire you, or was this out of your comfort zone?
Regina: I rarely respond to prompts or exercises. I tend to wander around with my camera and allow images to capture me.
Brittany: If you were to write a prompt for SPACES’ readers, what would it be?
Regina: I guess my prompt would be “capture what captivates you.”