The Greater Manchester Centre for Photography based at the University of Bolton and offers a range of Photography degrees –Photography, Fashion Photography, Photojournalism and Documentary Photography. They offer their students the opportunity to pursue a unique pathway of visual self-discovery. Please find out more here -

They have kindly offered Redeye members the opportunity to attend this talk, which is part of their ongoing series of guest speakers arranged to support their students.


About Craig McDean

McDean began his photographic career in London as a photographer's assistant to photographer Nick Knight. His early editorial work was featured in magazines such as i-D and The Face, which led to advertising campaign work for clients such as Jil Sander and Calvin Klein, and editorial commissions with Harper's Bazaar and Vogue.

More recently, McDean has photographed fashion campaigns for clients including GucciGiorgio ArmaniEmporio ArmaniOscar de la RentaYves Saint LaurentCalvin Klein, and Estée Lauder.

His editorial spreads are regularly featured in magazines including VogueW, and Another Magazine. Although primarily a fashion photographer, McDean has photographed portraits of celebrities including BjörkMadonnaNatalie PortmanJustin TimberlakeJennifer AnistonJoaquin PhoenixHilary SwankUma ThurmanGael García Bernal and Nicole Kidman.

In 2008, McDean was given an Infinity Award for Applied/Fashion/Advertising Photography by the International Center of Photography.

He is represented by Art + Commerce in New York.


Booking your place
Please make your booking by noon on Tuesday 9th March.  We will send you log-in details for the talk no later than 90 minutes before the event start time.

Redeye, Chittenden Horley, Hyde Park House Business Centre, Cartwright Street, Hyde, SK14 4EH, UK
© 2010–2024 Redeye The Photography Network