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Louis Leeson

Freelance Photojournalist


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  • LevelSenior
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
  • AvailabilityLocked Pro Plan feature
  • ProfessionsPhotographer - Journalist - Videographer


  • Film
  • Photojournalism
  • Documentary
  • Editorial
  • News
  • Media
  • Photoshop
  • Lightroom
  • Video Photo Production
  • Premier Pro Final Cut Pro

Work history


Freelance Photojournalist

Self Employed

May 2009
  • Louis is a documentary photographer and film-maker reporting on international human rights. Currently based in London but pursues long term projects around the world. He is represented by Eyevine.


Video Producer & Editor

The Guardian

Jan 2014 - Sep 2015
  • I produce and edit video content for the Guardian’s investigations and online multimedia channels. Most recently I have worked on their #EndFGM campaign, an investigation into slavery in the Thai fishing in- dustry, and BP’s involvement in the disappearance of Colombian environmental activists.



Save the Children

May 2010 - Sep 2015
  • I shoot UK and international news for Save the Children and produce and edit video content to engage with donors and policy makers, most recently STC’s Ebola response in Sierra Leone, but also of their work with inner city children in London, Birmingham, Manchester, and around the UK.



BA(Hons) Photojournalism

London College of Communication

Aug 2009 - Jun 2012