Technical Operations Team Leader, The Institute of Photography

Dan manages the technical staff and facilities within the Institute of Photography. He first arrived at Falmouth University as a student back in 2009, and after graduating spent many years working here as a technician before taking up the role of Technical Operations Team Leader in 2022.

Dan Cainey staff picture

Contact details

Telephone 01326 255846



Year Qualification Awarding body
2019 PGCHE Falmouth University
2016 MFA Falmouth University
2012 BA(Hons) Press & Editorial Photography Falmouth University

Research Interests

Research interests and expertise

Digital and analogue photography
Analogue photography chemical/specialist processes
B+W and colour darkroom printing
Studio lighting and set builds
C-type and large format Inkjet professional print lab
Photographic Exhibitions and shows
Digital multimedia and 3D modelling
Related health & safety 

Research Topics

  • Experimental Photographic Practice
  • contemporary photographic practice
  • Photography