Placement- Supertato Event

I had the fantastic opportunity last week to Photograph Sue Hendra and Paul Linnet with their children’s story Supertato Event and Book signing. Children go wild for the character Supertato who of course is a super hero potato. It was a great event to photograph, Paul read/acted out the story with props and voices too. The […]

Placement- Magpie & Nest Studio Takeover

Photographing the exhibit in the studio being used by the public. The space is used for children to take part in craft workshops and share with their families/carers and enjoy. These photos are will mainly be used for Social Media content and brochure      

Placement- Tour Photos

I had the chance to photograph Nest Makers & Magpies Nest tour. Photographing the tour was a challenge with children unpredictably running around. Parents trying to avoid the camera but also trying to photograph their child on their phones, sometimes just in my shot. Children can be difficult to photograph either they hide away or spend […]

Placement- Product Photography

I have had the chance to photograph products for the bookshop’s website, Facebook shop and social media content. I photographed the products for the shops website on a plan white background using a mini fold up studio kit. Which works well. The Bag however would not fit in the mini studio kit and was photographed […]

Placement- Author Workshop

Photographing Jim Whalley’s Work shops in promotion for his first book Baby’s First Bank Heist. There where two work shops, the first for under 10’s featuring Whalley reading his book, burglar mask making and a bank heist game. The next for 10+ which entitled a work shop on writing and rhyming skills. The children and their […]

Placement- Sensory Session

I had the most wonderful chance to Photograph the first sensory session for Children here at my placement, at Seven Stories. The incredible team of ‘Story Catchers’ that work there have the ability to tap into every sense, working closely with less abled children and their parents/carers. This experience was so magical, seeing the children […]

Placement- The beginning

So I’m just over a month in on my placement as ‘Digital Bookshop Assistant’ at Seven Stories, The National Centre of Children’s Books Newcastle.  I’m really enjoying it, it’s such a fantastic opportunity too. My main role is to work with the Bookshop and their online shop. In my first week or so I photographed […]

Getting ready

(From a few weeks ago) I headed down the the exhibit as it was being installed for a sneak peak. The installers allowed me to photograph them in the process and they told me how the project. They explained how the project came about and the ideas behind the inspiration too. I watched the space […]

Placement Progress

So I started a placement at Seven Stories – The National Centre for Children’s Books Museum in Newcastle. I get the chance to photograph, Video and create digital content for their website, social media platforms and leaflets. I recently had the chance to write a blog post for their official website blog. It’s exciting and Harry […]

Escape to London

Quick trip to London to indulge in exhibitions and culture! On my first day I visited the Royal Academy exhibition which this year was curated by the wonderful and Colourful Greyson Perry. Seeing work by the likes of Greyson Perry, Banksy, David Shrigley and Michael Landy. Then to see the iconic Dorothea Lange exhibition at the […]

Star Cult Gig

So the other day I decided to get the camera out again because its been a while. I’ve got a new macro lens and I had the perfect opportunity to use it at my fiends gig. They supported some incredible bands and it was a brilliant night. 😀 Here are a few of my favourite […]

Exhibition (See photos for real title)

Collaborating with local community E. E. NE (Extraterrestrial Experience North East) to raise awareness of the possibilities of extraterrestrial invasion. The Artist worked closely with a community member Sam Blackmore, inventor, who creates numerous devices to help improve his lifestyle. Photographing members of E. E. NE and following their stories of extraterrestrial interactions, documenting exact […]

Preview of my exhibition piece

As seen in my previous post I announced the name and a few clues in the tags about my current work. Here another teaser and a preview of a small part of my work within  upcoming disclosure exhibition. Keep following my posts more announcements soon. Keep watching the skies Link to our Facebook page which will […]