Cambridge based photographer Anthony Tyley, has 25 years former experience in BBC Television as Cameraman,  Film Editor, Studio Director and Arts Programmes Producer/Director.

As Studio Director, the work was essentially portraiture, with interviews and discussions. Working with cameras and lights was a constant fascination, and is now being pursued through still photography, often portraits. The archive of negatives and transparencies is currently being digitised. Prints of most of the photographs are available to order: please click on the top left hand corner of any image to see the options drop down menu.

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© Anthony Tyley 2017

Kashmiri girl, 1984This girl was part of a small group of gardeners working on the shores of Nageen Lake, Kashmir.
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Anthony Tyley was born in Worcestershire in 1943. From the word go, his father's "Photograms of the Year" annuals were to be seen every year. Anthony went on to photograph the school play and sports teams in London - with his Physics teacher's Leica! In 1963, at 20, he pursued his photographic interests by becoming a BBC TV Studio Cameraman, then Film Editor. Anthony progressed to studio director of arts programmes for BBC - 2, with presenters and guests such as Melvyn Bragg, Iris Murdoch, and J. G. Ballard. Anthony worked with special effects television, then in it's infancy, especially blue screen or C.S.O. to combine animated and drawn backgrounds with live performers and dancers. An updated digital version of this, green screen "Chromakey" is now in use in the studio.
 

From 1988 to 1992, Anthony studied fine art painting for four years full time in Cambridge and London. Among his sitters for portraits later were Professor Sir Frank Kermode, and, for the Army, General Sir Michael Walker.
 

Anthony has now returned to photography, bringing together his considerable professional experience in imaging of many different kinds: painting, film, electronic and digital. For the 2010 - 2011 season, Anthony was invited to take over as Leader of the Portrait Group in the prestigous Cambridge Camera Club. Many innovations were introduced, including screenings of photography documentary films, working tethered, with projected images, and demonstrations of state of the art lighting equipment brought in by members.

Anthony Tyley, Cambridge, England, June, 2017
 



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Formal portraits on location

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Candid photography: portraits.

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Street Photography, East Anglia, Cambridgeshire and London.

Historical archive: 1960's and 70's London and the Home Counties.

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Historical archive: 1960's and 70's London and the Home Counties.

London open air sculpture exhibitions, 1960's and 70's. Dame Elisabeth Frink, Michael Ayrton, Reg Butler, Eduardo Paolozzi, David Wynn.

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London open air sculpture exhibitions, 1960's and 70's. Dame Elisabeth Frink, Michael Ayrton, Reg Butler, Eduardo Paolozzi, David Wynn.


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Guestbook for Anthony Tyley Photography
Morgan(non-registered)
Hello Anthony,

It was as pleasure speaking to you at the Bourn Golf Course in Toft last week; will keep your card and this site bookmarked to check back in with you from time to time.
Kristi Stewart(non-registered)
Lovely images Anthony, looking forward to seeing them at Swavesey!
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