Land management and forestry


Land management and forestry training course at The Royal Agricultural Univeristy Harnhill site. Photography of the educational Harnhill Rural Skills courses that includes land management, forestry and crop sciences. As and educational photographer I am commissioned not only to work in traditional locations such as schools but on training courses. The Royal Agricultural University have used my photography for over 10 years and I provide images for all of their marketing collateral. Often having to work on location I an editorial style requires creative photography to get the best from each scenario.
Land management and forestry
Vocational

Construction courses and training


Construction courses and training happen across the country. In this educational photography commission I was asked by The Construction Industry training board to work at their site in Norfolk. this commission also took me all over the country and was the biggest commission undertaken to date. in total we worked at over 20 sites and locations over a period of 25 days. To be able to capture the variety of images required I had to use portable flash, daylight and creative techniques to highlight each location and student perfectly. In this construction courses and training image we see a student learning how to use an earth moving machine. this not only required the ability to think creatively about the composition of the shot but also to be able to sue the location lighting to create dynamic image in a difficult real world environment.
Construction courses and training
Vocational

Blacksmith workshop rural studies


Blacksmith workshop rural studies the Moreton Morrell college part of Warwickshire University where rural skills, animal management and sciences are taught. A days photography in an educational environment such as this requires the ability to react to very different scenarios. From classroom based lectures to working with animals and out in the countryside. using portable flash and combining with natural daylight each image can be crafted to deliver the best images for use in all marketing collateral helping to promote the courses and the Univeristy. View more examples here.
Blacksmith workshop rural studies
Vocational

Vocational education car mechanics


Vocational education car mechanics and engineering course. Educational photography shot on location at a car workshop for a college prospectus. It si often the case that allowing the subjects to get on with their job in hand is the best way to get natural looking educational photography. In this instance a course base don car mechanics was underway when I arrived. instead of asking the students to pose I just allowed the work to continue. Working in this way I was able to capture editorial style photography with little interruption to the lesson. By moving a portable flash around on a stand and combining this with the daylight available all of the elements produced real life hands on work experience photography.
Vocational education car mechanics
College, Vocational
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