about

An amateur photographer, living in the south east of England, Ann has been taking photographs for twelve years. Her main interest lies in documentary work.

Achievements

"Oyster Harvest" shortlisted in the category 'Bring Home the Harvest' in the Pink Lady Food Photographer of the Year 2021.

"Oyster Farming" Commended in the Royal Photographic Society bimonthly online members' competition, Exposure, March 2021.

Cleaning the Nets shortlisted and appears in the Portrait of Britain 2019 book.

Commended for "Cleaning the Nets" and "Crofting in Assynt" in the British Life Photography Awards 2018 (see under Exhibitions below).

Royal Photographic Society bronze medal (third place) in Documentary Photographer of the Year 2017 organised by the RPS and The Print Space, London.

Gold Medal for "Man Shed" and Highly Commended for "Michael in his Shed" in the Kent County Photographic Association Annual Print and PDI Exhibition 2016.

Awarded Associateship of the Royal Photographic Society (ARPS) in May 2016.

Awarded Credit of the Photographic Alliance of Great Britain (CPAGB) in November 2013.

'Commended' for Soft Boiled in the Pink Lady Food Photographer of the Year 2013 in the Food Portraiture section.

Awarded Licentiateship of the Royal Photographic Society (LRPS) in April 2013.


Books

"Ticehurst, Stonegate and Flimwell 2019" - a photo essay (self published) of the community

"Portrait of Britain 2019" - Cleaning out the Nets.

"Crofting Today" a self published book to accompany the exhibition to celebrate 25 years of the Assynt Crofters' Trust in Stoer, Assynt in July 2018.

"Today's Fishermen of The Stade" (self published) which accompanies the exhibition of the same name at the Hastings Fishermen's Museum.


Exhibitions

Crofting Today at the Assynt Crofters' Trust Office at Stoer, Assynt, Scotland in 2019. An exhibition to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Assynt Crofters' Trust.

British Life Photography Awards 2018: two 'Commended' images - "Cleaning the Nets" and "Crofting in Assynt".

Crofting Today 27th - 31st May 2019 in the Garden Lobby of the Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh.

Crofting Today from 2nd - 5th July 2018 at Stoer Green, Stoer, Assynt, Scotland. An exhibition to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Assynt Crofters' Trust.

Documentary Photographer of the Year 2017 at The Print Space, London E2 in November 2017 and Horsham Museum and Art Gallery in January 2018. Photo essays of five photographs by the six winners (three in colour and three in mono). Ann's essay of the fishermen at Hastings won 3rd place and RPS bronze medal in the mono section.

"Today's Fishermen of The Stade, Hastings" from Saturday 29th July 2017 for a year at the Hastings Fishermen's Museum, Hastings.

"Hastings People" May 2017 with Richard Tickner FRPS at the Stade Hall, Hastings. An exhibition of photographs of the fishermen of Hastings and of Richard's studies of people taken through seaside shelters in Hastings.