Back in the Studio

Once again I volunteered to assist Lewis in a studio shoot. This time the model was the very pretty Jade who is one of our HNC students. Jade was quite nervous but excited to have the opportunity to be on the other side of the camera. This really is an experience every photographer should have. […]

Field Trip to Glencoe

  On January 19th a small group of students and myself headed north to chase the light. As we drove towards Callander the skies looked bleak and the temperature dropped. The first signs of snow appeared on the hilltops. Stopping at Loch Lubnaig did not give us much hope of capturing great images but we […]

Both sides of the Camera

As we reach the end of the first Semester, it is nice to look back on one of the highlights  with the Fashion students. Again Chatelherault was the venue. The students, some with their own models, Lewis and myself arrived early to get set up. The day was bright which caused some difficulties but Lewis […]

A New Look For A New Year

Hello! And welcome back to our photography blog.  It’s been a while since the last update as lecturers and students have been enjoying a summer break which unusually for Scotland involved some real summer weather! Regular readers will notice something different around here in the form of a new blog design.  I felt that a […]

Roundup : Academic Year 2018

So another academic year has been and gone. There have been highs, lows, tears, joy and most importantly in this department laughter. As each year comes and goes in this fast-paced environment we need to find the time to sit down and reflect on the highlights and memorable moments. I wanted to take this opportunity […]

A look at the refurbished St Andrew’s Hospice

The St. Andrew’s Hospice Photography Competition closed last month.  The judging panel met shortly afterwards to view all the entries and make the final selection of 12 images which will create the charity’s 2019 calendar. Whilst we wait until the announcement of the winning images at the awards ceremony, to be held in early June, […]