Update: Kuala Lumpur International Photoawards

Posted by on Jul 27, 2017

I was thrilled to find out that my image of Steven was awarded 2nd Place in the single image category of ‘Defining Family’ at the Kuala Lumpur International Photoawards. The launch is on 9 September 2017, from 5 to 7pm with the exhibition running from 9th – 19th September 2017 at the Whitebox gallery, PUBLIKA in Kuala Lumpur.  

Article on It’s Nice That

Posted by on Jul 14, 2017

It’s Nice That got in touch recently for an interview about In This Place and Family projects. Thanks to Rebecca Fulleylove who wrote a really nice piece on the work. Amongst other things I was asked about the challenges in doing the work as well as recounting what it was like to photograph my family […]

Interview with FotoRoom

Posted by on Jul 5, 2017

I was super excited to be asked for an interview with FotoRoom recently. It was especially interesting to be asked about how the two projects Family and In This Place relate and give some background to them both. Interesting questions from FotoRoom that made me reflect on the projects together.

In This Place featured on Il Post

Posted by on Jun 28, 2017

Il Post got in touch recently to feature In This Place on their site. You can see some of the images with background text:  Come cambia una famiglia

Kuala Lumpur International Photoawards

Posted by on Jun 23, 2017

One of my portraits from In This Place has been shortlisted as a finalist for the Kuala Lumpur International Photoawards. The portrait is of Steven that I took in January 2017. I am really excited to be a finalist for this award whose theme this year is “Defining Family’. Winners will be announced in mid July […]

PhMuseum Photographer of the Day

Posted by on Jun 5, 2017

It was a lovely surprise to wake up, drink some coffee and find out I was photographer of the day over at the Photographic Museum of Humanity – PHMuseum. You can see my profile on their website and please take some time to explore all the great stories they feature.

Review on Photomonitor

Posted by on Jun 4, 2017

Thank you to Photomonitor the review of In This Place as part of the group show ‘Ambit: Photographies from Scotland’ at Street Level Photoworks. ‘A stand out work is Margaret Mitchell’s In This Place, an intimate family documentary that also relates to huge social and political questions…. Stunning environmental portraits balance vulnerability and strength, and […]

LensCulture Portrait Awards

Posted by on May 15, 2017

I was thrilled to find out I was a finalist in the LensCulture Portrait Awards 2017. The work I put in for it was from my series In This Place. Congratulations to all the winners and finalists!  

Firecracker Featured Photographer

Posted by on Apr 1, 2017

I am delighted to have been chosen by Firecracker to be April’s featured photographer. Founded by Fiona Rogers, Firecracker is a fantastic platform supporting women photographers in their practice. I am both honoured and delighted to have work featured from both Family and In this Place.

Ambit: Photographies from Scotland

Posted by on Mar 22, 2017

Work from In This Place will be in the show Ambit: Photographies from Scotland from the 22nd April 2017 – 18th June 2017 at Street Level Photoworks in Glasgow. Ambit is a new partnership between Street Level Photoworks and Stills, Scotland’s public venues dedicated to photography. The exhibition will be presented across both venues as a joint venture embracing […]