About the Author

philipjbigg
Philip Bigg
philipjbigg
Blurbarian Since September 2010
Name Philip Bigg
My Web Site http://www.velvetgoldminestudio.com
Location Brighton, UK
Gender Male
My Occupation Photographer
My Bio Philip specialises in portraits and travel photography. He has been a professional photographer for over 20 years since completing a Creative Arts degree from Manchester Metropolitan University.

Philip’s ultimate passion is travel photography. Throughout the majoroty of 2008/2009, he visited 14 countries in South-East Asia over a 21 month period. He is particularly interested in popular subcultures and capturing alternative travel imagery on the Asian streets such as the hill tribes in northern Vietnam or Japanese fashion victims in Harajuku.

Philip’s work has won prestigious Kodak and Kentmere Industry awards and been regularly exhibited and published worldwide. His images are stocked by Alamy Images. He has an MA in Cultural Studies and has curated photographic exhibitions entitled “Who Are We?” and “World Cup London 2010” for the PM Gallery, the largest art gallery in west London.

He is Creative Director at Velvet Goldmine Studio, Brighton.

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