Staff Profiles: Trudie Ballantyne

Trudie Ballantyne

Staff Profile: Trudie Ballantyne
Academic Course Leader for Photography: Editorial and Advertising

Trudie Ballantyne

Trudie Ballantyne

Academic Course Leader for Photography: Editorial and Advertising

Photography

Trudie is a creative photographer and she creates and exhibits her photographic projects internationally. As an educator, she shares her experience, knowledge and industry involvement with herstudents.

Telephone: +44 (0)1242 714977 Email: tballantyne@glos.ac.uk

Biography

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Qualifications

Award Title Institution Date
MA Photography University of Wolverhampton 1999
HND Editorial & Advertising Photography Cheltenham & Gloucester College of Arts & Technology 1984
PQE postgraduate qualifying exam British Institute of Professional Photography 1984

Awards

2015- Environmental Photographer of the Year Award Finalist

2015- Teaching Fellow at the University of Gloucestershire

2009- Associateship of The British Institute of Professional Photography for outstanding contribution to photographic education

Membership of professional bodies

Association of Photographers 

Teaching and research

Teaching

My teaching focuses on Editorial & Advertising Photography and Professional Practice taking an exciting approach to equip my students with an innovative and comprehensive skillset. 

Level

Undergraduate

Research

I am actively involved with researching, listening to and recognizing, the needs of the industry, education and above all, the students.

OCEAN EDGE - a photographic project exploring plastic waste circulating our oceans, washed onto beaches and entering the food chain.

External responsibilities

Subjects for media interviews

Teaching practice

Photography

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