I am a self taught professional photographer, and mentor with an international reputation. I have run a successful photography business for 35 years, mentoring amateurs and professional photographers for the last 12 years. I am also experienced in all formats of photography, digital and film.
I have experience with advertising campaigns for Blue Chip companies including Laura Ashley,The BBC, Miss Sixty, The Cooperative Clothing Company, Unilever, Hilton Hotels, Mars Confectionery, Hand Picked Hotels. I have also worked with and been featured in dozens of lifestyle and photography magazines including Professional Photographer, Amateur Photographer, Digital Photographer, and Photography for Beginners.
I taught photography in large institutions such as Northumbria University, Teesside University, York St John University and mentored many professional photographers through Digital City Teesside as well as individual companies like BIGDUG and Galvin for Men Ireland, I found another passion – passing on my photographic knowledge, so I offer a mentoring and coaching sessions.
I love helping amateur, keen enthusiasts and professional photographers achieve their potential. I offer an online mentoring-coaching service, street photography workshops, studio photography workshops, and black and white film and darkroom workshops from his own studio/ darkroom in North Yorkshire.