In The News

Professional Imagemaker Magazine Feb/March 2018
Gold Medals in Monochrome, Pictorial and Fine Art.

Professional Imagemaker Magazine March 2017
Images which are originally awarded Highly Commended are automatically re-assessed by an independent panel of Judges at the end of each year. I was delighted to learn this minimalist landscape image was awarded a rare Gold medal.

Photographer of the Year Awards 2015
Awarded the title of Environmental Portrait Photographer of the Year at The Societies awards dinner at the Hilton in central London on 23rd January 2016. An amazing title to gain and one I have dreamed about for so long – I’m still pinching myself!  Getting third place in the Landscape Photographer of the Year category was the icing on the cake. There are anything from 12,000 to 17,000 professional entries from around the world each year.

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Professional Imagemaker Magazine December 2015
Gold Medal images, Landsscape, Monochrome, and Fine Art categories.

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Professional Imagemaker Magazine November 2015
Gold Medal images, Monochrome category and Environmental Portrait category.

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Professional Imagemaker Magazine August 2015
Gold Medal image, Monochrome category.

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Featured in The Journal of the Royal Photographic Society June 2015
It can be argued that The Journal is one of the most well-known and respected photography magazines in the world, and it was fun to be interviewed for the June 2015 edition. The subject of the three-page article was pet and animal photography, and how I create award-winning images.



The Photography Show, NEC Birmingham March 2015
It was fantastic when Olympus asked me to form part of their professional speaker lineup at the Photography Show. This is an amazing event attracting thousands of amateur and professional photographers from around the country and overseas. My lecture, entitled ‘Any Animal, Any Place’ was a sell-out which is the most wonderful compliment any speaker can receive. It was great to meet the photographers who attended my class, and fun to be interviewed by the local television channel.


Interview with Mirrorlessons, September 2014
I’m sometimes asked to talk about my approach to pet and animal photography, and Heather at Mirrorlessons asked me some really good questions during our interview. If you’d like to read the feature please click here: Lindsay Dobson Interview 

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Professional Imagemaker Magazine August 2014
Gold Medal winning image in the Pictorial and Fine At category.

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Judge and Mentor for Olympus Proteges 2014
I was really excited when Olympus got in touch with me recently and asked me to be one of the judges and mentors on the upcoming Olympus Proteges competition, running from 3rd July for approximately 2 months. I’ll be talking about this some more in the Blog area.

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Lindsay Joins Olympus – June 2014
Becoming a brand ambassador is widely regarded as one of the pinnacles of a photographer’s career. We only have to think of some of the big names associated with leading camera firms, in fact David Bailey has long been the face of Olympus until fairly recently. Now that the photography market has grown, Olympus now has ambassadors representing the main genres of photography, such as Damian McGillicuddy (world-renowned fashion photographer). I’m delighted to have been invited to join the ambassador team in recognition of my animal portraits. I’ve been a full-time independent Olympus user for the past couple of years and therefore I’ve been able to form an in-depth and unbiased opinion regarding Olympus equipment, and the many benefits associated with adopting a smaller mirrorless system.


Featured in Professional Imagemaker Magazine, June 2014
As part of my role as a Fellow and seminar speaker within The Societies I was recently interviewed by Imagemaker magazine. It is always fantastic to be featured in a leading photography journal and it’s no exaggeration to say that inclusion in Imagemaker is both an honour and a privilege. The magazine is available as part of a Societies membership or can be obtained separately on subscription.


Featured in Photo Professional Magazine, February 2014, Issue 90

It’s great to see animal portraiture gaining more and more recognition and I recently enjoyed talking to Photo Professional Magazine about my approach to pet and animal photography. Photo Professional is one of the U.K.’s leading photography journals and if you’re a serious image maker then this magazine is hard to beat.

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Featured in Olympus Magazine, December 2013
It’s always nice to have the opportunity to talk about some of the more relaxing and tranquil imagery from the past year. Along with a few other professional photographers I’ve added my thoughts to December’s Olympus Magazine.


Featured in Photo Professional Magazine
It can be interesting to talk about the equipment you choose and why you’ve chosen it, and with that in mind Lindsay has recently been featured in Photo Professional magazine, Issue 88, available December 2013.



BIPP Awards 2013
Two of Lindsay’s images were shortlisted for the prestigious BIPP (British Institute of Professional Photography) awards in December 2013, and she was delighted to gain recognition for both of them in the Portraiture category. Shown below with BIPP chairman Roy Meiklejon at Hartwell House in Buckinghamshire.



Interview, Olympus Magazine July 2013
Lindsay now uses the Olympus OMD EM-5 system almost exclusively for both her professional and personal work. Learn more about how Lindsay puts her new camera and lenses through their paces in July’s edition of the Olympus magazine.

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Professional  Imagemaker Magazine December/January 2013

Gold Medal winning image, Pet Portraiture

Professional Imagemaker Magazine October/November 2012

Gold Medal winning image, Monochrome category.


BIPP (British Institute of Professional Photographers) Regional Awards, October 2012
Merits were gained in both Portraiture and Nature categories. Seen below with Chairman Roy Meiklejon FBIPP.


Professional Imagemaker Magazine Aug/Sept 2012
Gold Medal winning image in the Monochrome category.


Professional Imagemaker Magazine April/May 2012
Gold Medal winning image in the Fine Art category.


Professional Imagemaker Magazine June/July 2012
Gold Medal winning images in the Wildlife and Children’s Portraiture categories.


April 13 2012
Professional Imagemaker Magazine
Lindsay’s most recent Associate distinction (awarded by the BPPA in the subject of Nature)  is published in its entirety in Professional Imagemaker magazine. Lindsay also holds an Associateship in portraiture with the Royal Photographic Society and the British Institute of Professional Photographers.

March 9, 2012
The Society of International Nature and Wildlife Photographers (under the umbrella of the BPPA) awards Lindsay an Associate distinction in recognition of her animal photography.

February 28, 2012
The Photographer Magazine
In recognition of the British Institute of Professional Photography distinctions see one of Lindsay’s animal portraits featured on page 54 of  The Photographer magazine.

February 23, 2012
The Royal Photographic Society awards Lindsay the distinction of Associate in portraiture.

February 18, 2012
Something very special arrived in the post today …… the Associate Panel in portraiture has been almost 2 years in the making and it’s hard to describe the feeling of accomplishment when such a Panel of images meets with the approval of some of the toughest judges in the world, in this case the Fellows of the British Institute of Professional Photography. This membership card is of course accompanied by a very beautiful Certificate and an enormous sense of achievement. Whilst gaining a Licentiate can be tough, the higher distinctions of Associate and Fellow must show more than technical skill – the judges expect the photographer to demonstrate creative vision and a definable personal style within a cohesive printed body of work. Only photographers who have progressed through and passed the relevant distinction examinations may display the designatory letters after their name.

Professional Imagemaker Magazine January 2012
Gold Medal winning image in the Pictorial category.

January 15, 2012
Lindsay is awarded the prestigious title of SWPP and BPPA Pet Photographer of the Year (seen below with the Societies CEO Phil Jones).

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Professional Imagemaker Magazine October/November 2011
Gold Medal winning images in the Pet Portraiture and Wildlife categories.


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Professional Imagemaker Magazine August/September 2011
Gold Medal winning image in the Pet Portraiture category.


Professional Imagemaker Magazine/April May 2011
Gold Medal winning images in the Monochrome and wildlife categories.


Professional Imagemaker Magazine February /March 2011
Gold Medal winning images in the Monochrome and Pet Portraiture categories.


Professional Imagemaker Magazine August/September 2010
Lindsay’s Fine Art Gold Medal winning image.


Professional Imagemaker Magazine April/May 2011
Lindsay’s Gold Medal award winning images in the Fine Art, Pet Portraiture and Wildlife categories.

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