Margaret Mountford travels to Egypt’s Valley of the Kings to discover the story of an unsung hero of British photography – Harry Burton, the man whose images of the Tutankhamun excavation created a global sensation in the 1920s.
As she explores the spectacular locations where Burton worked, including Tutankhamun’s tomb, she investigates how his photographs inspired a craze for Egyptian designs and made the archaeologist Howard Carter an international celebrity. She discovers why Burton’s images are still studied today by Egyptologists around the world. And she works with a present-day photographer, Harry Cory Wright, to find out how Burton pushed the boundaries of photographic art to create his extraordinary and influential pictures of the world’s most famous archaeological discovery.
BBC Four Thursday 18th June, 11 -12 pm.
If architectural photography is your interest, then this discussion with Peter Hayes and his passion for architect is very interesting.
How frustrating is it spending the day shooting, finally getting that perfect shot, to then come to edit and discover a whole range of under/overexposed or bleached out images? It doesn’t just waste your time and money, there’s a good chance that the opportunity you had won’t be coming around again anytime soon.
ColorChecker range of photo charts ensures that your exposure is perfectly captured at the very start of your shoot and enable your colours to be completely accurate to every given scene so that the colour you see is the colour you’ll get.
Basics of the graduated filter in Lightroom classic version 9.1
Really life Photowalk images and understanding Adobe Photoshop Lightroom Classic version 9.1, Library module, survey mode.
Life Joining Fee to Mark’s Photoclub£90.00 Select options
Lightroom Monday£0.00 – £90.00 Select options
Photo Friday : Taunton Waterfall£0.00 – £90.00 Select options
Photography Discussion : Wide Angle Wednesday£0.00 Select options
Photowalk : Minehead and your mobile phone£0.00 – £90.00 Select options
Photowalk : Minehead Street Photography£0.00 – £90.00 Select options
Photowalk : Waves£0.00 – £90.00 Select options
Photowalk Haddon Hill£0.00 – £90.00 Select options
Photowalk Quantocks£0.00 – £90.00 Select options
Tarr Steps£0.00 – £90.00 Select options
Dunster Beach, meeting at 2 pm by the Pillbox.
Car Parking is charged at £2.40 for 2 hours.
For more information in joining my photo club, click here
Did you win? Newsletter 46/19, Monday 9th December print winners, please check your emails
- Ian Pile
- Kim Donwell
- Nick Middleditch
- Jenny Bonwick
- Jonathon Blake
To enter click here, good luck.
My certificate, Licentiate in photography from the Royal Photographic Society of Great Britain.
Mark Stothard, BA (Hons) in Photography, LRPS.
Now working towards my Masters in Photography and ARPS.
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For those new to me, I’ve been studying towards being a PhD (Level 8) candidate in Photography at some point in my life.
It’s now time for an update on my studies;
- Starting with, in 2015, completing my Diploma in Photography (Level 4);
- Following on by, in 2017, Degree in Media Production (Level 5);
- Then in 2018, Advanced Diploma in Photography (Level 5) and Platinum and Palladium Printing (Level 4);
- Resulting in the summer of 2019, graduating from the University of Plymouth with a BA (Hons) in Photography (Level 6).
- November 2019, qualified as a First Aider, QNUK Award, 3-day Emergency First Aid at Work training.
- I’m currently studying the Award in Education and Training (AET) at Level 3, then if all goes well graduation around Easter in 2020, which means I will be a qualified Level 3 teacher.
- Then a break from studying for personal projects, until September 2020, to start my Masters (MA) in Photography (Level 7).
- I’m so humbled to announce, that I have just been awarded by my peers, at the Royal Photographic Society, my LRPS at my first submission.
I PASSED, approximately 90% (Grade to be confirmed).
I’m now a qualified First Aider, QNUK Award, 3-day Emergency First Aid at Work training.
I hope I don’t need these skills, but if you’re on one of my photo walks, workshops or photography experiences, you have the comfort that a trained first aider is on hand at all times.
A big thank you to Evince training, I would recommend their training courses to anyone or business, really knowledgeable and friendly guys, Thank you, see you in a year for my refresher, if not before.
If you attend any of my photography workshops, whether in the classroom or exploring our beautiful planet, be assured I take your safety seriously.
Already holding my Emergency First Aid at work certificate, I’m today enhancing my First Aid training with Evince Training Limited to a higher level, a 3-day First Aid at work course, to include such topics, what to do if you broke your leg or have an eye infection while in the middle of our stunning Exmoor National Park.
I’ve asked for a custom first aid kit to be designed for us, to deal with photography eventualities that I will be trained for; for example we are standing in an Exmoor stream you wash your hands, then splash your face as it’s a hot day, but you get a foreign body in your eye.
A gentle stroll taking images and sharing knowledge in photography from Lynmouth to Watersmeet, walking up and down the banks of the East Lyn River, allowing two hours each way, with an hour break at Watersmeet for refreshments.
Sunday 10th November 2019 – 12:00 – 16:00
This is a GREAT place to create images in all weathers, including the rain.
Please wear good, strong, stout, footwear.
All welcome, come a develop and learn photography skills, whether you are a complete beginner in photography or an expert in mobile phone, digital or a film photographer.
We are meeting at the Car Park at the bottom of Countisbury Hill A39 / Watersmeet Road, for a 12 noon start.
For more details on Watermeets – https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/watersmeet
Learn and Improve your Photography
Mobile Phone Photography Workshop£65.00
Photo Friday : Taunton Waterfall£0.00 – £90.00
New to Photography – Taunton£85.00
New to Photography – Dulverton£85.00
Understanding your Camera – Dulverton£65.00
Understanding your Camera – Taunton£65.00
Understanding your Camera – Lynmouth£65.00
Understanding your Camera – Minehead£65.00
A day with Mark and His 4×4£275.00 – £475.00