Meet the Tutors
Clementina is photographer and tutor who works in the darkroom, in the studio and on location. She has worked in advertising and editorial photography as well as with a diverse range of community groups all over London. She works with children, adults and special needs groups and enjoys working with people to develop their photography skills and foster a keen interest in the artform.
Rick Cordell is an experienced professional photographer specializing in editorial and corporate portraiture. Prior to teaching, he ran his own business for many years, as a freelance photographer and was commissioned both nationally and internationally by many of London’s leading design groups. His corporate executive portraits, made him a frequent visitor to many of the capital’s top FTSE 100 company boardrooms. He has travelled extensively throughout Europe, USA, the Middle East and Far East on assignments.
He is a sessional tutor at the Shadwell Centre, where he teaches many aspects of digital photography including Portrait Photography, and Basic Digital Photography. Highly regarded for his black and white portraiture in his professional career, he is passing on these skills in the Traditional Darkroom Techniques courses.
Rick has lectured at LCC, University of the Arts London, for fourteen years and taught on the BA (Hon) Magazine Publishing course for ten years, where he taught the Magazine Design and Production unit. Currently he continues to teach Indesign and Photoshop on the LCC, UAL Short Courses. He is also responsible for technical support in both Printmaking and Photography at Shadwell.