Tim Savage is a photographer, artist, teacher and author. He
holds MA Photography, MA Creative Arts Education, PGCE in Learning
and Teaching and is a Principal Fellow of the Higher Education
Tim manages the lens-based resources and tutors at UCA, while also writing books and publishing articles for the UK photographic press. Tim has delivered in excess of 100 photographic short courses at West Dean.
How would you describe your approach to teaching?
I put myself in the position of the learner, I try to provide clear and direct guidance to allow students to build their own understanding and apply it to their own work.
What inspires your own work?
I consider myself a portrait photographer primarily. I seek beauty and simplicity within my image making processes, making use of shape, symmetry and technical excellence to inform my own brand of aesthetics.