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Matthew Lofthouse
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Blogger | Football and rugby player | Music aficionado | Studying photography
Blogger | Football and rugby player | Music aficionado | Studying photography

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I've got myself a website set up for my photography with Adobe Portfolio. Now I can direct clients to view my work on a dedicated site; Check it out!

I've gone for a chessboard style layout for each of my photography projects which can be easily accessed and viewed. Only 8 projects are up there so far but it will look ace once it fills the screen with numerous shoots to show my varied skills. 📸
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Journalism Practice (2017/18) News story 250 words with video: #HowCyclingCanSaveCardiff Guardian Political Correspondent Peter Walker visits Cardiff Cycle Cafe the... [ 234 more words ] #photoJstudent

News story 250 words with video: Guardian Political Correspondent Peter Walker visits Cardiff Cycle Cafe The Guardian journalist and author gave a talk about his new book followed by a Q&A for the Cardiff Cycle City group. An Evening with Peter Walker…
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Journalism Practice (2017/18) News story 500 words: #bluelightexercise #photoJstudent Students and professionals complete a Blue Light Exercise at Glyntaff with a mock car crash. A major car crash is a terrifying... [ 483 more words ]

News story 500 words: Students and professionals complete a Blue Light Exercise at Glyntaff with a mock car crash A major car crash is a terrifying thing to imagine, but for the professionals out there who deal with these incidents, it is a regular part…
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In class, we discussed what kit a photojournalist should have in their bag at all times as well as some key additional items to have close by. I’ve written up a checklist to ensure I never forget anything. Missing from the list I’ve created is a driving…
Photojournalism – Kit List
Photojournalism – Kit List
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In this Journalism Practice module, we're completing written tasks to suit a news story. Following the first session, I was tasked with writing a short news story based on a subject of my choice. ... [ 965 more words ]

In this Journalism Practice module, we’re completing written tasks to suit a news story. Following the first session, I was tasked with writing a short news story based on a subject of my choice.  Writing An Intro – We were shown this story and told to…
Journalism Practice – News Stories
Journalism Practice – News Stories
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I visited an exhibition at Amgueddfa Cymru showcasing David Hurn’s impressive collection of exchanged prints by other photographers from the 20th and 21st century. David Hurn is a British photographer acclaimed for his documentary photography during the…
David Hurn’s Swaps Collection at The National Museum Cardiff
David Hurn’s Swaps Collection at The National Museum Cardiff
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Originally posted on We Are Cardiff: Wales Online published this rather wonderful article back in 2005: “50 big bucket list adventures to do in Wales while you can still do up your laces”. They update the article every year or so, and this year contains a…
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Originally posted on We Are Cardiff: What makes a city a home? That’s the question I’m asking myself today as I ride back to my flat. There’s an intermittent, gentle precipitation, rays of sunlight pierce through a cool breeze, reviving the senses. In…
The Taff Trail – a Cardiff story, by Kerri Webster
The Taff Trail – a Cardiff story, by Kerri Webster
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For the first session of my Spring Semester I have looked at an iconic image with a strong narrative. Photos as iconic as the one I have looked at have changed public perception. In this blog I am breaking down the iconic image I have chosen, and I am…
Iconic Image – Class Presentation
Iconic Image – Class Presentation
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In this part of my Photographic Practice module I was introduced to the basic concepts video making with DSLR cameras and Adobe Premiere Pro software. Moving image is an important part of contemporary photojournalism. There is the old saying “a picture…
Photographic Practice: PART FOUR – Moving Image
Photographic Practice: PART FOUR – Moving Image
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