Empowering Scientific Communication through Photography, Design and Film Making

Photography

Learn to create high quality imagery using a range of techniques and equipment to showcase the natural world around us.

Design

Learn to produce industry standard publications through scientific writing & investigative journalism combined with professional imagery.

Film Making

Bring stories of the environment and conservation to life through the medium of moving image.

Lab based Imaging

Use microscopes and other techniques to create high quality imagery exploring the macro, micro and minute.

Commercial Practice

Work with industry partners in client based scenarios to gain experience of business practice and standards.

Field Trips & Speakers

Explore and enrich your skills in locations across the UK, recieve information and inspiration from world leading practitioners.

What is the MSc in Biological Photography & Imaging?

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The Biological Photography and Imaging course is designed to take existing scientific knowledge and passion and provide a skill set with which to communicate that passion to a wider audience. This skill set equips the student with the ability to communicate through various media, across many knowledge levels and in a fun, creative and informative manner.

The course is also designed for those that want to use their scientific background as a spring board into the creative industries. Previous studetns have gone on to very diverse roles and employment, science related and non science related. 

Course Modules

Applied Digital Imaging

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Image Manipulation & MultiMedia

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Digital Film Production

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Professional Techniques in the Field

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Commercial & Business Application

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Microscopy


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Project

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Student Testimonials

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Adam Sendler
Designer
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Mila Kunis
Manager
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Mike Stuart
Support

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Students

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Industry Employment

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No other course gives you the resources, face to face contact and support to complete your work

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Meet the Staff

Dr Tom Hartman

Course Director

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David McMahon

Director of Photography

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Steve Galloway

Academic Support Technician

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