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.Locked Pro Plan feature
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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
Working for a range of clients including bbc, The Guardian Weekend, Reuters, VICE, Dazed, BBC News, HUNGER, Purple Fashion