Develop: Creative Careers through Photography

Welcome to Develop Viewpoint which is curated content, podcasts, articles, top tips, and more from the Develop: Creative Careers through Photography programme.

What's it like to be a Set Designer?

Renowned Set Designer Shona Heath shares what the job is like in an online talk

Making a Zine

Top Tips shared from the Making a Zine Workshop with Tyrone Williams 

A Story Behind A Photograph

Since the Covid-19 pandemic Develop participants have been comissioned to share a story behind a photograph

Outdoor Exhibition
Develop at Home Exhibition

Two outdoor exhibitions featuring work produced by 20 young people during the Covid-19 pandemic. 

Writing About Photography

Top Tips shared from the Writing About Photography Talk by Maisie Skidmore

Develop Podcast - Episode 2: In conversation with Siân Davey

Episode 2 - Photographer Siân Davey talks openly about how she came to take photographs and her experience in the industry

How To Create a DIY Still Life Studio

Develop Ambassador Filip Skiba shares top tips on creating a still life studio at home. 

How Best to Store and Organise Your Analogue Work

Alice from Parallax Photographic Coop shares top tips when it comes to storing and organising your analogue work

Develop Podcast - Episode 1: What's it like to be a Creative Producer?

Episode 1 - Creative Producer Gracie Yabsley talks about her varied roled and how she got in to it

As a creative, how are you spending your time in isolation?

Develop Ambassadors share some of the ways they’ve been spending their days in isolation. 

Ronan Mckenzie's Inspirational Talk

Participant Demi Trott shares top tips from the Develop talk with London-based photographer Ronan Mckenzie. 

FutureProof: A TPG Develop Exhibition

How I ended up exhibiting at the biggest emerging photographic talents festival in London at 20 years old.

Offsite exhibition
FutureProof: A TPG Develop Exhibition

An alternative exhibition of original works conceived and curated by participants of the TPG Develop programme

How to Price and Edition Your Work

Learn how to price your work and how to create limited editions with photographer Professor Steve Macleod

Assistant Photographer: Patrick Sampson

Top Tips shared from the DEVELOP Becoming An Assistant Photographer Talk by Patrick Sampson. 

Editing & Sequencing: Emma Taylor, Luke Archer and Virgilia Facey

Top Tips shared from the DEVELOP Making Your Photographs Work Together workshop. 

Organising an Exhibition... by Beneen

In this interview 17-year-old Benin shares her experience organising, curating and taking part in an exhibition.

Thu 20 Sep 2018
DEVELOP: Preparing for a Career in the Photography Industry

A short video introducing the DEVELOP: Preparing for a Career in the Photography Industry programme. 

Fri 11 May 2018
Get Out There: Advice for a Career in Photography

A short video which aims to provide advice based on interviews with young people.

Fri 11 May 2018
Preparing Your Portfolio

Preparing your portfolio can be a daunting task, so we've put together some advice direct from, and for, young people who are considering applying for an HE or FE education course in the UK.

Fri 11 May 2018
My Career So Far... by Nathan Ford

In this personal essay, commissioned by The Photographers' Gallery, Nathan Ford (age 18) tells the story of his career so far.

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