Guest Lecture: Tim Clark

3rd February 2017 Tim is founder and editor of 1000 words photography magazine and curator of exhibitions for artists, he recently co-curated the Alec Soth exhibition that I attended last year at the science museum. He gave a good lecture however it seemed to drag on about his magazine a bit too much for my…

Motivational cycling moving image idea

Tom Yiangou is a professional cyclist who I know from getting into contact with and shooting him for the visual coherent series from the first brief of BA2a. Shot of Tom from the project below: I’ve got an idea. I love sport, health, running, gym and a new love since September (because the walk to…

Who I’m looking at today

During the travel between Norwich back home to Burnley, I found a British Airways magazine called  High Life – Issue: Change your view, February 2017. After having a read, i came across some photographic work in a feature called Amazing Amy about a Bollywood star. The portrait struck me straight away in its film quality, black…

Estimating production costs

Continuing on from the good paper work lecture. I found an artcle published by PDN reposted by fashion photographer Alex Lamrechts on my Facebook. The artcle outlines what it takes nowadays to estimate for a shoot and how a brief would look. Article: http://www.pdnonline.com/business-marketing/business/estimating-2-0-price-ad-jobs-print-web-social-media/ Example Brief Used: http://www.pdnonline.com/prod/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/KarenMeenaghan_MockCreativeBrief.pdf Rep 1 estimate sheet:: http://www.pdnonline.com/prod/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/03_theme_Estimating_Rep1Estimate.pdf Rep 2 Estimate…

Week 11: Good Paperwork

Having set up a dedicated accounting software in September, I have that run my Invoices, estimates and customisable reports. Creation of invoice below: Creation of Estimate below: Completed Estimate in Zipbooks website: Organised Estimates folder: Ready to send estimate to clients email straight from Zipbooks: Converted to Invoice: According to Zipbooks, this invoice has a…

Commercialising my Portfolio/work

After the commercial practice lecture and a regular subscription to Full time Photographer school run by Successful commercial photographer Josh Rossi, I have made myself aware that pretty creative pictures are for no use. This makes it hard for a client to look at my portfolio and see a use for my photography to sell…

Jon Horvath Photographer’s CV

Upon researching Jon Horvath from a Landscape Stories artcle issue 25, he has published his full CV on his about me page on his personal website. Worth an interesting read in order to understand how photographers put their CV’s together when compared to ones for retail jobs and ones learn in college. Screenshot of Jon…