Sophie Wedgwood

Freelance Photographer

Level
Senior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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About me

Sophie Wedgwood is a British photographer from Camberwell, London (b.1991). Sophie first began work as a photojournalist for The BBC News. Commissioned by Phil Coomes she travelled the length of The UK. She won her first awards for a series about young women called Growing Up Young. She now works on long term projects. Sophie's work has been selected for World Press (Joop Swart Masterclass), Webby (Best Photography) and Magnum Awards (Graduate Award and Emerging Photographer). This year she won the Magnum Photography Award for Emerging Photographer selected by Lua Ribeira. She is working on two photography books. ​ RECENT PRESS: ROYAL PHOTOGRAPHIC SOCIETY COVER INTERVIEW/ BBC RADIO 4 INTERVIEW/ THE WORLD SERVICE INTERVIEW/ DAZED & CONFUSED MAGAZINE INTERVIEW/ THE GUARDIAN INTERVIEW. ​ COLLECTIONS: NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY, PARLIAMENT ART COLLECTIONS, PRIVATE COLLECTORS.

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Skills

  • Fashion
  • Advertising
  • Visual Arts
  • Art Photography
  • Commercial Photography
  • Photojournalism
  • Picture Editing
  • Retouching
  • Fine Art
  • Design
  • Documentary
  • Editorial
  • Indesign
  • Photoshop

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Dazed Media

    Dazed Media

    • Publishing
  • Bud

    Bud

    • Technology
  • B

    BBC News

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      (Various)

      Work history

      Currently

      Freelance photographer

      Sophie Wedgwood

      Jan 2016
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • COMMERCIAL - CLIENTS INCLUDE: ANOTHER MAGAZINE, ASOS, BBC, BUD FINANCE, CALVIN KLEIN, CLASSPASS, DAZED & CONFUSED, THE FA CUP, THE GUARDIAN WEEKEND, NIKE, POLAROID, PURPLE FASHION, TIK TOK, VALENTINO. COMMERCIAL PORTFOLIO AVAILABLE ON REQUEST.

      2017

      Freelance Photographer

      BBC News

      Jan 2016 - Jan 2017
      • United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Launched BBC News long form with my award winning series 'Growing up young' about young women around the UK. This was a finalist for Webby Award. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/resources/idt-710ceafb-a26b-4a6c-9698-94800bb739f9

      2016

      Freelance Photographer

      (Various)

      May 2014 - Jan 2016
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Working for a range of clients including bbc, The Guardian Weekend, Reuters, VICE, Dazed, BBC News, HUNGER, Purple Fashion

      2014

      In House Freelancer

      Dazed Media

      Nov 2012 - Nov 2014
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance

      Awards

      2019

      Magnum Emerging Photographer

      Magnum Photos

      • Winner of Magnum Award 2019

      2018

      Webby Award

      The Webby Awards

      • Finalist for my series 'Growing up young'.

      2017

      • Selected