Behind The Lens

There are so many talented female photographers working in the industry right now. Here are a few of them with their links attached, alongside a small slideshow showcasing their work.

How long have you been photographing?

 “I’ve been taking photos all my life but I’ve been doing gig photography for two years!”

Where are you based?

 “I’m based in Stoke for uni but I do pretty much all my work in Manchester.”

What kit do you use?

“I primarily use a Canon 7D Mark 2 with a 16-35mm lens, but I’ve been using an Olympus OM10 to take film photos recently! I also often use prisms to get different effects on my photos.”


What is your favourite subject to photograph?

“My favourite subject is definitely energetic bands, you never know what they’re going to do and they’re always awesome to photograph.”

Follow Amelia Jones’ work on Instagram@inkblots.

How long have you been photographing?

“I first started messing around with a camera when I was 16/17! It’s been around 3 or 4 years now.”

Where are you based?

“Manchester while I’m at home + Brighton while I’m at University.”

What kit do you use?

“A Canon 1200d with a 55mm lens (very basic stuff). There’s some 30mm work sprinkled in my portraits too!”

What is your favourite subject to photograph?

“Plain old portraits over gig photography; everyone’s incredibly different in their own way and I love that! Someone who has eye catching way with them, are really fun to shoot, whether that’s their fashion or just simply the way they hold themselves.”

Follow Rachael Garvey’s work on Instagram- @rachaelgarveys.

How long have you been photographing?

“Around 10 Years.”

Where are you based?

“Manchester.”

What kit do you use?

“Instax Mini 90, Olympus Trip 35 & iPhone 8.”

What is your favourite subject to photograph?

“People ♥️”

Follow Lucile’s work on Instagram- @lucylucile.

How long have you been photographing?

“Since 2013 when I started an A-Level in Photography.”

Where are you based?

“Manchester.”

What kit do you use?

“I use a Canon camera with a range of different lenses from Canon and Sigma. “

What is your favourite subject to photograph?

“Live music photography!”

Follow Georgina Hurdsfield’s work on Instagram@tinyraindropphotography.

How long have you been photographing?

“I’ve been photographing since I was in year 10 doing it as my GCSE option, so about 9 years now!”

Where are you based?

“I’m based in north Manchester.”

What kit do you use?

“I mostly use my fuji x-A5 with the standard kit lens and my Olympus om-10.”

What is your favourite subject to photograph?

“I love doing location portrait shoots and working with bands.”

Follow Megan Stones’ work on Instagram- @meganstonesphotography.


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