Photography and merchandise

Guests are welcome to bring their cameras to capture your special moment during the ceremony, but we do ask that they make sure they are not obscuring the view of other guests.

Will graduates be photographed as they cross the stage? 

All students will be photographed as they cross the stage and doff their cap towards the Chancellor/Vice Chancellor.  These photos are available to purchase after each ceremony directly from Tempest Photography.

We will also be teaming up with Stage Clip, who will be filming your big moment and will create a personalised video clip of you crossing the stage. These will be available after the ceremonies, directly from Stage Clip.

Will the ceremony be live-streamed?

Yes, we will be filming the event which will be available as a live stream on the University's Facebook page.

You are not permitted to hire your own video company to film the ceremony on your behalf.

Will professional photography be available?

Yes, Tempest Photography will be available after your ceremony. There is no need to book a slot, just go along any time that suits you during the post-ceremony reception. Proofs will be shared with you straight away and for ease you can then place your order with them directly online.

Please note: family groups to be photgraphed to a maximum of 7 people including the graduate

For details of their range of photographs, products and prices please visit

Is there a commemorative programme of the day?

Yes. These will be available to you on the day.

Can I purchase graduation souvenirs and gifts? 

Yes, at the post-ceremony reception we'll have a range of gifts and souvenirs to commemorate your big day.

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