Judge | MentorThe Guild of Photographers
Jo is a Master Craftsman with the Guild and was awarded the title of Newborn Photographer of the Year 2018. She runs a thriving newborn photography business in Chelmsford, Essex. Her creative approach to newborn photography saw her awarded a place on the Essex Innovation Programme in 2016 and she has recently been featured on BBC News after becoming the first Photographer to achieve Master Craftsman status in newborn photography. Jo’s journey in photography began with travel photography when living and working in the Middle East. She continued to develop this new found passion once back in the UK, working in many different areas of photography including lifestyle and fashion before falling in love with newborn photography. As an ex teacher Jo is passionate about ongoing learning and has a real desire to help and inspire other photographers through training and mentoring.