Falmouth Photography graduate wins prestigious national award
Recent BA(Hons) Photography graduate, Toby Millinder, has
won the British Institute of Professional Photographers'
(BIPP) Tom Gowar Memorial Prize.
The BIPP is the premier qualifying body for professional
image makers in the UK with over 3500 members covering every
type of photography.
Toby was presented with this prestigious student award and
a prize of £750, which he plans to put towards a visit
to China later on this year where he will work on a new and
challenging photographic project.
Building on the long-established success of BA(Hons) Photography,
University College Falmouth is launching three new photography
courses this September to coincide with the opening of a £7million
Photography Centre at its Tremough Campus, the flagship, 21st
Century cornerstone of the Combined Universities in Cornwall
University College Falmouth is a founding partner in the
Combined Universities in Cornwall (CUC), a unique initiative
to promote regional economic regeneration through higher education.
The CUC is funded mainly by the European Union (Objective
One), the South West Regional Development Agency, and the
Higher Education Funding Council for England, with support
from Cornwall County Council.
The new courses are two BA(Hons) degrees – in Marine
& Natural History Photography and Press Photography –
and an MA in Professional Photography for those already established
in the profession.
For further information and to apply for this September,
please visit www.falmouth.ac.uk,
or telephone Admissions on 01326 213730.
For further information contact Jilly Easterby, Head of Public
Affairs, University College Falmouth on 01326 213792 or email
The Objective One Programme for Cornwall and the
Isles of Scilly has invested in the Combined Universities
in Cornwall (CUC) project, both Phase 1 and Phase 2, through
the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and the European
Social Fund (ESF). University College Falmouth is a partner
of the CUC.
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