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Samantha Giles Distinction Student

Finally, after always loving photography I thought it was time to learn how to use my camera properly.  

I decided I would do the Advanced Photography Diploma and the Foundation in Lightroom course.

I found the tutoring and feedback to be exceptional and it has really contributed to where I am now.

I have an absolute love of portrait photography, in particular children and really have now found my niche and style.

Before even finishing the course I found myself with bookings for child portraits, so quickly had to put together a website and plans to deal with my new found role in life!

I find it really hard to describe what I do and how I do it.

Each child and image gives me something different, a colour, a vibe and feeling in my tummy when I just know it’s perfect! There’s something really magical in doing what I do.

I am also now helping and mentoring other photographers as there has been huge interest in my style, I hope to build on this aspect too.

I really do recommend a course with the IOP, it really can change your life.  

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