Birmingham Loves Photographers
Director/ Programme Curator
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...)