Photography Training Courses
Blackford Centre for Professional Photography
Professional Photography Course
Welcome to our tutors
Our tutors are a talented and friendly bunch of people who enjoy helping our learners develop their skills.
Ray has worked as both a photographer and a director in TV drama for over 20 years.
Ray sells limited edition prints and has been commissioned by clients as diverse as James Purdey the gun maker and Skillset the government agency for TV and film.
He has shot fashion jewellery, permanent exhibitions for gastro pubs, boudoir photography and live performance. However, his photographic speciality is portraiture.
Ray is a graduate of the Royal College of Art and a member of BAFTA.
Jeremy has been working as a photographer for the last 23 years.
His broad experience with the medium is drawn from exactly the kind of opportunities and assignments that make photography such a great career to work in: expedition photography in Tanzania, cruise ship photography in the Caribbean, not to mention the hard (but highly rewarding) graft of commercial photography in his home city.
In recent years Jeremy has won several major awards for his film and digital work and written regularly for a variety of websites and publications, and had work featured in exhibitions in London, Nova Gorica, and Mexico City.
Caroline is a full time photographer and tutor. Her recent commissions have included portfolio shots, photographic office surveys, corporate website images, corporate training events and social photography.
Caroline has a first class honours BA in Photography, Media and Society as well as a Masters in Photography.
Caroline has also taught photography to students at a college, enrolled on Fine Art and Media courses. Students ranged in ages and abilities, with the more able going on to take places at university.
Michael has been a professional photographer for about 20 years since graduating from Salisbury College of Art where he studied Photography for three years. He has worked both for a large Media company in the Midlands as well as more recently for himself in South Wales.
Although having a studio where he specializes in portraiture and product photography, his work often takes him on location photographing people, events and other commercial work.
Over the last 10 years Michael has developed a career in teaching both in FE colleges as well as in Adult Education. This lead to him gaining the ‘Certificate of Education’ in 2007.
Donna has been a professional photographer for 12 years and has been lucky enough to travel the world with her camera for various assignments.
Based in East Sussex, Donna runs her own business specialising in wedding and portrait photography. She is also a pet photographer.
Donna’s passion however is photographing wildlife, which she supplies to various magazines, card and calendar publishers etc.
Graham has worked in his own studio for his entire career. He offers everything from portrait and wedding photography through to commercial and aerial photography.
In addition to his studio work, Graham travels extensively producing images for a number of photographic libraries selling his work around the world.
Graham is also a qualified member of the British Institute of Professional Photography.
Please note: we’re unable to allocate you a specific tutor, because it depends on the availability of tutors on the date you register on the course.
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