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.
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. You can see the Olympus ambassadors here: Olympus Photographers.
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 here: Professional Imagemaker
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.
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, which you can read online here: Olympus Magazine July 2013 Lindsay Dobson Interview
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).
Professional Imagemaker Magazine October/November 2011
Gold Medal winning images in the Pet Portraiture and Wildlife categories.
November 5, 2011
November 12, 2011
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.