Photographer’s Mission

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We been been asked to state our ‘photographic mission’. Here’s mine: What are your responsibilities?  Firstly, in all of my work, I have a responsibility to adhere to sound ethical practice, acting with integrity, treating people fairly and with respect. Secondly, I have a responsibility to develop a signature style, as part of my own development as a photographer, which will stand the …

Interdisciplinarity

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The theme of Week Two is close to my heart, as I am Visiting Professor at the Inter-Disciplinary Ethics Applied Centre of Excellence for Teaching and Learning (IDEA CETL) at the University of Leeds. In 1985, I was also one of Procter & Gamble’s first General Managers leading a multinational team across Europe, which included multiple disciplines – marketing, finance, manufacturing, …