Tom Ingate

Job title
Senior Lecturer
Email
tom.ingate@falmouth.ac.uk
Telephone
01326 255979

With a background in photography education across the key stages, FH and HE I have also worked as a part time freelance photographer. Currently, I am the second year tutor and theory coordinator for BA(Hons) Press & Editorial Photography and a module leader for BA(Hons) Journalism, supporting practice and theory modules across both courses with an emphasis on developing industry led curricular, peer learning and peer assessment.

I have worked at Falmouth since 2005 across Journalism, Press & Editorial Photography, Professional Writing and PR. I am also a member of the RANE and Black Box research groups.

Qualifications

YearQualificationAwarding body
2004
PGCE
EXE
2003
BA (Hons) Photography
FCA

Research interests

Research interests and expertise

I am a RANE associate researcher and undertake projects that attempt to communicate change in environmental systems through music and photography.
The Apple Tree Orchestra is a musical performance written by apple trees, logging their annual growth, seasonal patterns and fertility.
Soil Sensor tracks airborne seeds by photographing their germination in sterile soil quadrants.

Research centre and group affiliations

RANE Research Group

Research topics

Art and Environment
Photography
Music
Sound

Research outputs

Events

YearDescription
2014

Cob Shed community building project for the Soil Culture Forum

Teaching

Areas of teaching

Photographic practice and theory across press
photojournalism
documentary and editorial contexts.

Courses taught

BA (Hons) Press & Editorial Photography
BA (Hons) Journalism