I have over 30 years experience in the photography and digital imaging business.
After studying at college I served my apprenticeship by assisting established London advertising and editorial photographers, (AOP), and then worked in the film industry assisting movie still's photographers on set.
I then moved into photographic printing, working in a darkroom as a black and white printer, printing for exhibitions and London theatre displays.
For 15 years I had a Lifestyle and Portrait photography business, photographing children and families in Islington, North London.
I was the staff photographer in London Metropolitan University for 7 years, photographing events, PR, and images for brochures and prospectus. I am a qualified teacher (Post Grad. in Ed.) and have been designing and delivering photography courses for over 20 years.
For the last ten years I have focused on my company, Learn Digital Photo, offering Beginners, Intermediate, Advanced courses in digital photography and digital imaging for pleasure and leisure.
I offer:Adobe Lightroom LrC training over Zoom and in small groups and cameraphone workshops "To get creative with the camera in their pocket"
I am a professional teacher (DTTLS) (QTLS), and I have taught certificated courses incuding: City & Guilds, A-Level, and NCFE.
I teach and mentor photography classes in secondary schools and FE colleges supporting teachers and students to deliver the practical elements of vocational, GCSE and A-Level courses.
I design and deliver bespoke workshops and training programmes for private and corporate clients on digital photography and digital imaging for their businesses, marketing, websites, PR and communications.
I have quailifations in Mental Heath First Aid and Awarenes and run mindful photography sessions to support teens and adults living with Mental Health conditions.
*An "Adobe Education Trainer" is an individual that a) provides training on Adobe tools and solutions to individuals and institutions in the education space and b) who maintains high standards for reach and quality by meeting or exceeding the requirements outlined here: http://edex.adobe.com/professional-development/trainers/