Wayne Grundy - an Engineer, Photographer and technology expert.

"Passionate about photographing cars, he uses his professional eye to create strong and powerful imagery showing the synergy between engineering and design”

Rosemary Williams - Former Director of the Penny School Gallery

I trained as a Mechanical Engineer and have a degree from Imperial College, and a Masters degree in Vehicle Design from the Royal College of Art. As Multimedia Director for the Automobile Association’s Publishing division I became involved with the digitisation of content for CD-ROM and web. I pioneered the use of Quick Time Reality (QTVR) software to create panoramic images used on the virtual reality travel guides ‘Virtual London’ and ‘Virtual Paris’.

I lecture and runs workshops on digital photography and technology and his blog www.AdvancedPhotoTech.com attracts thousands of visitors every week.

Academic Qualifications

Master of Design from the Royal College of Art
Mechanical Engineering Degree from Imperial College

Key Photographic Achievements

Royal Photographic Society

Licentiatship awarded 2005 (LRPS)
Associateship awarded 2006 (ARPS)
RPS annual exhibition 2006 - 2 prints exhibited “Jaguar” and “Displaced”

“Boscastle Flood” video footage featured on the BBC News at 10 and syndicated worldwide - 2004. Subsequently featured in numerous TV shows (including Alan Titchmarsh, Changing Rooms, 7 Days That Shook The Weatherman and the DEFRA advertisement on climate change). Interviewed on Sky News and still images featured in the book “Boscastle the Day of the Flood”, the Royal Meteorological Societies magazine and various newspapers.

2011 – “Design Matters” Exhibition at the Kingston College - Penny School Gallery - Featured photographer in the annual exhibition, 11 Prints displayed of cars including the Bentley Studio Pictures, Bob Wriggle’s Plymouth Barracuda and various car close-ups from the Goodwood Festival of speed.

Surrey Photographic Association international biannual exhibitions prints accepted
2006 – “Displaced”
2008 – “Spiral Ramp – Fiat Car Factory”
2010 – “Siena Duomo”
2014 – “Barbershop”

2013 Surrey Photographic Association Camera Club Judge

The Dome in Brighton chose “MoD on Scooter” to be the poster of the annual BHCC exhibition –2014

I have been a member of the Brighton and Hove Camera Club since 2004