Andy Aitchison is an independent documentary photographer working on social, cultural and political issues as both commissioned & personal projects. He works in a reportage & portrait style using digital equipment and medium format film. His work covers a wide variety of events that can be seen on this site and has enabled him to travel in the UK, Thailand, France, Israel, The West Bank & Kenya.
2006 Selected for the Association of Photographers Document Award Daily life series
2005 Winner of the reportage category of the Observer Seeds of Change photography competition. Part of the winnerâ€™s exhibition at The Oxo Tower, London.
2004 Winner in the â€˜Traditional Ritesâ€™ category at the Humanity Photo Awards at the China Folklore Photographic Association. Part of the winnerâ€™s touring exhibition, China, Paris, Japan.
1996 â€“ 1999 BA (hons) degree in Documentary Photography. University of Wales.