2nd Place Contemporary Issues at the Sony World Photography Awards

Posted by on Apr 23, 2018

I am delighted that a series of images from ‘In This Place’ was 2nd Place in Contemporary Issues at the Sony World Photography Awards. The exhibition is on at Somerset House in London until the 6th May 2018 showing work from across all the awards. In This Place looks at how life has turned out for my […]

Interview in Art Bahrain

Posted by on Apr 17, 2018

I was interviewed about my work shortlisted in the Sony World Photography Awards for the Art Bahrain magazine.  Here’s a few photos of the Spring|Summer 18 edition – the interview is also available online. I hope that people will look at the project in two ways. Firstly, at the lives that are lived and the […]

Ongoing

Posted by on Apr 1, 2018

It’s quite interesting to have a project being exhibited in different places whilst at the same time continuing to work on parts of it. Work from ‘In This Place’ could probably be considered quite finished in some ways but in my own life it continues, new work produced. How to wrap up a project that […]

Shortlisted The Sony World Photography Awards

Posted by on Mar 10, 2018

I’m delighted that work from ‘In This Place’ is shortlisted in this year’s Sony World Photography Awards in the Professional Category: Contemporary Issues. Finalists and winners will be announced at the awards night on the 19th of April 2018 with the exhibition opening at Somerset House in London from April 20th. I will be joining Mike […]

Photographing Family: Writing for The National Galleries of Scotland Blog

Posted by on Feb 24, 2018

I wrote a piece for the National Galleries of Scotland recently on my experience and thoughts on photographing my own family members. The blog talks about the two series Family and In This Place of which six photographs can be seen at the current exhibition When We Were Young at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery. It was […]

Six photographs enter the collection at the National Galleries of Scotland

Posted by on Dec 10, 2017

I am delighted that six of my photos have been acquired by the National Galleries of Scotland for their collection – two images from ‘Family‘ (1994) and four from ‘In This Place‘ (2016/7). It is a really nice selection from the projects which tells a story across three generations from my family. Weaving its way […]

In This Place at Lillie Art Gallery

Posted by on Oct 3, 2017

I am really excited that In This Place will be opening at the Lillie Art Gallery on Friday 7th October as part of a Street Level Photoworks off-site exhibition. It will include new work taken at the beginning of the summer this year including the image below.

Gold Award in RPS International Photography Exhibition 160

Posted by on Sep 25, 2017

I am completely thrilled and honoured to be announced as the Gold Award winner in the 160th edition of the RPS International Photography Exhibition. Four images from In This Place were selected for the award. Congratulations to my fellow award winners and exhibitors. The RPS IPE is the world’s longest running photographic exhibition. For the first […]

St Andrews Photography Festival

Posted by on Sep 21, 2017

Thanks to St Andrews Photography Festival who are showing some of my work throughout the month of September 2017. I popped up for the launch and had great chat with passing people as I was taking some pics of the work. There are 12 images from ‘In This Place’ on show along The Scores which overlooks […]

Renaissance Photography Prize 2017

Posted by on Aug 30, 2017

I am absolutely thrilled to find out I am a finalist in the Renaissance Photography Prize 2017 with a series of images from ‘In This Place’. This prize raises money for a great cause and I am honoured to have been selected as a finalist. Congratulations to all the finalists and those shortlisted for the awards, […]