Night Life Category
George Cornwell - Central St Martins College
'Twilight at Piccadilly'
George is studying photography at Central St Martins College, London.
Liz Hall - Newcastle College
Liz Hall, 21, is currently studying for an HND in photography at Newcastle
College, following an art foundation course for one year with photography as
her specialist subject.
Liz has recently been offered a job as a full-time studio photographer at the
new Venture studio opening in Gosforth, Newcastle.
Ilkka Karhu - Blackpool & the Fylde College
Age 24, Illka is a student of photography at Blackpool & the Fylde College.
He left his native Finland to pursue his interest in wildlife photography, as
well as travelling and meeting people from different cultural backgrounds.
Illka would like to work in magazine photography.
Suelily Meures - Thames Valley University
'Life for Images'
Born in Germany, Suelily Meures is 25 and has been living in London for about
four years. She is in her third year studying photography and media arts at
Thames Valley University.
After finishing her degree, Suelily will either apply for a Masters degree,
work in picture editing or become a farmer.
Still life category
Monica Gomez Blanco - Central St Martins College
'Playing the Game'
Monica, 21 is in the first year of a BA in Graphic Design at Central Saint
Martins College of Art, following a successfully study trip in the USA.
She would like to pursue her interest in photography within a career in design,
ideally overseas and adventurous.
Rebecca Hunt - Norwich School of Art & Design
Currently studying photography at Norwich School of Art and Design, Rebecca
Hunt's aim is to become a successful fashion photographer.
Taemur Moazzam - Newcastle College
Taemur is studying photography at Newcastle College.
John Wilson Blackpool & the Fylde College
Originally from Bedhampton in Hampshire, John Wilson moved to Blackpool &
the Fylde College for the photographic course, where he is currently in his
third and final year.
Now 28, John first started studying, and loving, photography on a Art foundation
course when he was 18. After college, he will be moving to London to start a
professional photographic career - ideally in advertising photography.
Street Life Category
James MacDonald - Reid Kerr College
Based in Glasgow, James, 32, started a HND Professional Photography and Imaging
Course at Reid Kerr College this year.
Interested in photography for many years, James's wish is to become a press
Rich Wiles - Hull College School of Art & Design
28 years old, Rich is based Hull, where he has recently returned to full-time
education, studying for an HND Photography at Hull College.
Prior to this, he spent a lot of time travelling, mainly in Asia and south
America, where his passion photography began. After the course Rich would like
to travel again - this time working - looking into social and humanistic issues
through documentary and reportage photography.
Lucy Ray - Sheffield College
Lucy is studying photography at Sheffield College.
ALAN GORMAN Reid Kerr College - 'Roadworks'
Based in Glasgow, Alan started his HND Professional Photography and Imaging
Course in August 2002, where he combines his studies with part-time employment
as a civil servant. He has been a keen photographer for several years and intends
to start. photography as a full time career.
The image submitted for the competition is one of Alan 's first College digital
Creative Image Manipulation
Matt Leach - Blackpool & the Fylde College
Matt Leach, 26, studied for two years in Nottingham before moving to Blackpool
to take up a BA Photography course at Blackpool & the Fylde College.
His areas of photographic interest include digital manipulation, still life,
landscapes and architecture, and on completion of his degree he would like live
and work in London.
Hannah Edwards - University of Gloucester
'Emotional Responses to Chemical Reactions'
20 years old, Hannah Edwards is in third year of a degree course in photography
at the University of Gloucester.
Hannah has a passion for wildlife photography, and is going to India in January
to photograph tigers. Her aim is to run her own studio to fund her wildlife
photography, and publish her work in stock libraries.
Mario Gonzalez - London College of Fashion
Mario Gonzalez was born in Oviedo, Spain, on 1975. After studying Medicine
at the University he decided to move to England and make the most of his long
lasting passion for photography by entering a BA (Hons) Fashion Photography
degree at the London College of Fashion. He is studying now his second year
in at the London Institute, and would love to work in publicity imaging when
Mario is single and besides photography he has passion for dogs, travelling
around the world and stopping by the gym sometimes a week to practice martial