Interview with Sigma

Sigma UK interviews Michaela about her photography journey.

People & Place - An interview with fine art photographer Michaela Simpson, discussing her influences and her photography journey.

Sigma interview

Michaela Simpson - Awards


PR Photographer of the year 2015

Portrait Photographer of the year (runner up) 2014

23rd Julia Margaret Cameron Awards 2024 - Three Dahlias


Exhibitions & Publications


Culter Gallery, Solo Exhibition, 2009: "Crossroad"

Awarded ‘Licentiateship’ British Institute of Professional Photographers, 2010

Glasgow Gallery of Photography, 2022: The International Seascape Exhibition

Stirling Photography Festival, 2022: "Prospect Cottage: Progress"

Royal Photographic Society, 2023: "Women in Photography Coronation Gallery"

Northern Summer Exhibition, 2023: "Tulip on Midnight Ground"

Stirling Photography Festival - Reflect, 2023: “Balevuillin, Summer ’23”

Royal Photographic Society, 2024: Women in Photography Magazine - Cover Runner-Up

Royal Photographic Society, 2024: Women in Photography Magazine - "Not my King" Coronation Images

FotoNostrum Barcelona, 2025: "The Lightness of Being"

Copyright - Michaela Simpson

Simpson Studios

Richard Simpson - Exhibitions


University of Exeter, (with Mark Green), 1980

Brewery Arts Centre, 1989: The Lone & Level Sands

Northern Arts supported touring show, 1991: Hound Trailing

Brewery Arts Centre, 2001: The Green Book

Aberdeen University, 2005: Care

Limousine Bull, Aberdeen, 2006: The Aberdeen Tattoo

Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh, 2006: Collective Show feat. The Aberdeen Tattoo

Livingston Arts Centre, 2011: My Yosemite

Saatchi Arts Selected Artist, 2020

Glasgow Gallery of Photography, 2022: The International Seascape Exhibition

Stirling Photography Festival, 2022: "A Building in Time"

Northern Summer Exhibition, 2023: "Hoppings Sunday Early (After the Shooting Stopped)

Copyright - Richard F Simpson