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Joe Edwards

Lecturer (Photography & Film)

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Joe Edwards

Room: R33a


+44 (0) 1978 293906


Joe Edwards completed his BA (Hons) degree in Creative Lens Media at Glyndwr University. He is now a Creative Practitioner (Lead Creative Schools), Big Ideas Wales Role Model and an independent business owner. 

As a freelancer he primarily works with large organisations and charities such as Chester Zoo, Hope House, Comtek, Arts Council Wales and Coleg Cambria creating promotional videos. In addition, he has contributed footage for documentaries and adverts for television and online platforms. 

Joe's film "Unplugged" exhibited in the Janinebeangallery (Berlin), 0fr (Paris) and The Stand Gallery (London) as part of European Driven Creativity prize. His experimental video work was exhibited at FOCUS Wales 2015 as part of BBC Wales 'Horizons/Gorwelion', this was a showcase of local emerging talent. His independent films "Lost Mittens" and "NetBook of Love" screened at the London Short Film Festival. 

Joe is proficient in a complete film and photography skillset; including visual effects and editing.

BA (Hons) Creative Lens Media, Glyndwr University

BA (Hons) Photography & Film

MDes Photography & Film



  • Introductory Subject Studies
  • Principles & Processes
  • Creative Futures 1
  • Ideas & Concepts
  • Media & Techniques
  • Creative Futures 2