Category Archives: General

Engineers everywhere

My favourite corporate client of 2013 had to be the Royal Academy of Engineering, especially  Jenny Young and Bola Fatimilehin, the Academy’s Diversity Managers. They organised some great events last year and if you click on the photo you can … Continue reading

Relax, we’ll be on soon enough

When I’m not out officially covering events, one of my other passions is to sing, and I’m lucky enough to belong to an excellent Chamber Choir here in London. I’ll often take a camera along to rehearsals just to capture those … Continue reading

Thank you, Sir Magdi, you saved my sister’s life

Not many people get to personally thank the world-leading heart surgeon, Sir Magdi Yacoub for saving their sister’s life but Andy Baines, Head of English at The Petchey Academy, was able to do exactly that. Andy’s sister had required major heart … Continue reading

Oliver, Oliver, never before has a boy wanted more!

I shoot regularly for The Petchey Academy, a brilliant and exciting secondary school in Hackney. I also run a Photography Club there. In 2013 they staged their first all-school musical, Bugsy Malone, and this year they staged a really entertaining … Continue reading

A young man to watch out for….

Lloyd Coleman is a genius. That’s not a word I tend to use lightly but if you meet this brilliant young composer who will shortly graduate from the Royal Academy of Music you’ll agree I am sure. He wrote a … Continue reading

Girls, girls, girls

I’ll probably get into trouble for that headline; after all this post is about women. Female engineering students to be precise.  They gathered at Aston University for the Annual Women’s Engineering Society Student Conference and were treated to a really … Continue reading

A rather wonderful day at the seaside

Whitstable. The end of August and the weather forecast is ‘iffy’. As Sarah and Geoffrey’s wedding was going to be outside in the garden of a gorgeous beachside cottage I had my fingers crossed. And, befitting such a lovely, warm … Continue reading

Fairy cakes and Physicists

The Womens’ Engineering Society held a tasty event at the Royal Academy of Engineering entitled ‘Words of Wisdom’. It saw the launch of a poster campaign aimed at encouraging more girls to consider engineering as a career. Great support from … Continue reading

A bright STEM future

I love covering the National Science and Engineering Competition at the annual Big Bang event. The team at the British Science Association are amazingly professional and make my work a whole lot less complex than it could be. It was … Continue reading

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