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Wolfgang Tillmans gives guest lecture

BA (Hons) Commercial Photography / Photography Alumni Course news / Industry news / Inspire – Published 20th Mar 17

Wolfgang Tillmans, critically acclaimed Photographer and AUB alumnus, recently visited the University to give a guest lecture to students.

The lecture is part of the BA (Hons) Commercial Photography Guest Speaker programme, which includes speakers from a variety of areas within the creative industries, including set designers, art directors, picture editors, agents, stylists and photographers from a variety of genres.

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Commercial Photography alumnus shoots for Nike and Grey Goose

Foundation Diploma / BA (Hons) Commercial Photography Alumni Course news / Make / Industry news

Mitch Payne studied FdA Commercial Photography at AUB, and has since gone on to create work for brands internationally renowned brands.

He talks about working on campaigns for the likes of Nike and Grey Goose.

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Commercial Photography alumnus on life after university

BA (Hons) Commercial Photography Graduate / Alumni Course news / Industry News

James Stopforth is a BA (Hons) Commercial Photography alumnus, who graduated from The Arts Institute at Bournemouth (AUB) in 2009.

We caught up with him to find out more about life after university, which has included shooting with iconic British fashion photographers – and the royal family.

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Commercial Photography alumna designs Hermès Christmas windows

Preparation for HE / BA (Hons) Commercial Photography Alumni Course news / Industry news – Published 12th Dec 16

Alumna, Rhea Thierstein, is an Artist, Art Director and Set Designer, and has recently showcased her work in the Hermès Christmas Artist Windows.

Since graduating in 2005 with an FdA in Commercial Photography, Rhea has collaborated with the likes of Photographer Tim Walker, and worked with clients such as Dior, Vogue, and John Lewis.

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Paul Wenham-Clarke exhibits The Rock: above and below

BA (Hons) / MA Commercial Photography Staff Course news / Inspire / Industry News – Published 4th Oct 16

MA Commercial Photography lecturer, Paul Wenham-Clarke, has captured the people of Portland in his project, The Rock: above and below.

Paul’s series of images and interviews explores the lives of the people who live and work in Portland. The work was recently displayed as part of b-side festival on bus stops and billboards as one large scale outdoor gallery.

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Have You Got Four Candles? Alumnus book brings Poole history to life

BA (Hons) Commercial Photography / Graphic Design Alumni Course news / Make / alumni / Achieve / Industry News – Published 26th Sep 16

BA (Hons) Graphic Design alumnus, James Addison, is delighted to have released his first book, exploring inside one of Britain’s oldest hardware stores.

The book goes behind the scenes at W.E. Boone & Co – well known locally for its Aladdin’s cave interior filled with unexpected delights. Addison documents its 195 years of heritage that includes scandal, fire and the effect of two world wars. James worked with Photographer Rose Duffy who graduated from BA (Hons) Commercial Photography in 2011.

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Commercial Photography alumni featured in Portrait of Britain

BA (Hons) Commercial Photography Alumni Course news / Make / Achieve / Industry News – Published 13th Sep 16

BA (Hons) Commercial Photography alumni, Adama Jalloh and Clare Hewitt, have been featured in the British Journal of Photography’s Portrait of Britain.

Adama and Clare’s work was selected from almost 4,000 entries to be part of the exhibition, which celebrates the country’s unique heritage and diversity. The featured work will be showing across digital screens in railway stations, shopping centres, high streets and bus stops around the UK.

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Commercial Photography capture New York for British Airways

BA (Hons) Commercial Photography Student Course news / Make / Industry News – Published 1st Jun 16

In February 2016 BA (Hons) Commercial Photography visited to New York to capture the city for British Airways High Life.

High Life asked a group of first year students: “If you’re a photography student trying to make your name, how do you ensure your New York pictures stand out?”  They were then asked to describe how they got their shots.

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