From the mid 80’s until now I have worked for my self as a commercial photographer, prior to that I have worked for various photographic companies.

In 2000 I sat on the validation panel for the BA in Photography at UWL, as the photographic industry representative. As photography was changing this inspired me to start a BA course.

  • In 2002/4 Took a BA in Digital Photography and achieved a 1st
  • In 2005/6 Passed an MA in Photography
  • In 2007/8 Passed a PG Cert in Teaching & Learning

2005 to August 2014:  

Thames Valley University, Ealing
Part Time:- Technician / Demonstrator / Teacher:

Responsible for instructing BA & MA students in the use of equipment and photographic techniques.
Teaching Digital Photography and Portrait photography to BA & ASS students.

2002 / 2003 Wrote articles on a monthly basis over a period of two years, on Photoshop Techniques for various magazines such as Digital Photography, Mac User and Photoshop User

Conferences and training attended
Photoshop World Conferences run by National Association of Photoshop Professionals (NAPP)

  • 2010: Las Vegas USA
  • 2009: Las Vegas USA
  • 2008: Orlando USA
  • 2007: Boston USA
  • 2006: Miami USA
  • 2005: Las Vegas USA
  • 2004: London UK
  • 2004: San Francisco USA
  • 2003: Los Angeles USA
  • 2002: San Diego USA
  • 2002: London UK
  • 2001: Los Angeles USA
  • 2000: Orlando USA
  • 1999: Orlando USA

Professional competitions entered and won:

2010: Las Vegas USA NAPP Photoshop World
Won a Guru award for photo restoration using Photoshop

2005: Las Vegas USA NAPP Photoshop World
Won a Guru award for photo restoration using Photoshop

2003: Los Angeles USA NAPP Photoshop World
Won 2 Guru awards one for photo restoration and he other for design using Photoshop