BIO

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I AM a freelance photographer based in ayrshire, Scotland. 

I FIRST PICKED UP A 35MM FILM CAMERA IN MY EARLY TEENS AND USED IT aS A WAY to document and interact with THE WORLD AROUND ME.  COMBINED WITH A LOVE OF the outdoors, the first subject I turned my FOCUS to WAS WILDLIFE AND LANDSCAPES. It was this which lead me to a follow a career path in nature conservation. I gained a bachelors degree in geography followed by a masters degree in biodiversity & conservation. I subsequently worked in wildlife conservation for the UKs leading wildlife charities WHERE I worked in advisory roles and USED MY IMAGEs TO INSPIRE OTHERS TO SAFEGUARD NATURE.

I have since left working in conservation roles and I am now focussed on using photography to tell stories about people & the planet

I am always open to collaborations and working with other socially and environmentally conscious individuals and organisations.

​Awards and Commendations

  • 2017 - Highly Commended in the Botanical Britain category of the British Wildlife Photography Awards. Published in Portfolio 8 (Available Here)

  • 2017 - Winner of RSPB Dear Green Futures Glasgow Urban Wildlife Photography competition. Image displayed in the Kelvingrove Museum & Art Gallery, Glasgow. 

  • 2017 - Images shortlisted in Outdoor Photographer of the Year.

  • 2018 - Image used in Scottish Herald Charity Calendar 2018

  • My Images have been used to illustrate blogs and publications for the Woodland Trust and RSPB