Birmingham Loves Photographers

Director/ Programme Curator

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From June 2013 - May 2015 I ran BLP.

'Birmingham Loves Photographers is a space to promote Birmingham & West Midlands based photographers of all styles, both amateur and professional. We produce lectures, workshops and projects for fellow camera lovers to connect with others and improve their skills.'

  • From June 2013 - March 2014
    • Ran monthly meetups on 2nd Tuesday of the month. Mostly talks, themes included: Stock Photography, Music Photography, Ethics in photography, Science of ISO, and watching documentaries such as Silver & Light.
  • From March 2014 - November 2014
    • Ran an Arts Council Funded programme of varied and collaborative events.
    • This included:
      • Planning and programming events
      • Meeting with artists and photographers, venue liasion
      • Updating the website, running social media accounts and mailing list.
      • Hosting and introducing events on-site, running workshops.
      • Managing a budget of £10.5k

Ironically these are pretty terrible photos (I get distracted by running the events and always forget my SLR to events, sorry...)