Kate Westaway

Info

Recent News

Kate is currently exhibiting her work at The Offshore Bar in Torquay, until the end of 2016.

www.offshoretorquay.co.uk 

Biography

Kate Westaway specialises in underwater photography for clients in the UK and internationally. Her work has featured in publications all around the world including Time Magazine. She was shortlisted for the prestigious Terry O’Neill Award in 2009 and her underwater images are represented by Getty Images.

Kate is one of the world’s most experienced underwater portrait photographers. She has taken more than 20,000 images of babies underwater during her career as well as working with many media personalities. She has traveled the world photographing whales, dolphins, sharks and manta rays. Kate supports The Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society by donating 5% of any profit made from her images of whales and dolphins to WDCS.

Kate also has a successful career in TV and film production specialising in adventure documentaries. This has given her a wealth of experience of working in extreme environments.
Kate’s new book on humpback whales is available now, click here to buy it.

 

 

 

 

 


Exhibitions

2016
14th June -30th Sept      The Offshore Bar, Torquay 

2015
25th Aug- 23rd Sept        The Tobacco Factory, Bristol

2013
25th Nov – 30th Dec         The Grain Barge, Bristol

31st Dec – 25th Aug          ‘The Other World’ Living Coasts, Torquay

2012
14th April – 31st Dec          ‘The Other World’ Living Coasts, Torquay
16th July –  9th Sept            ‘The Other World’ Weymouth Pavillions
19th April – 29th June         ‘The Other World’ Hotel DuVin, Bristol
4th- 18th Jan                         ‘Celebrations of the Sea’ Sealife Centre, Oban

2011
21st-27th Oct        ’Celebrations of the Sea’ Sealife Centre, Brighton
15th-21st Nov       ‘Celebrations of the Sea’ Sealife Centre, Weymouth
22nd-28th Nov     ‘Celebrations of the Sea’ Sealife Centre, Birmingham
29th-5th Dec         ‘Celebrations of the Sea’ Sealife Centre Blackpool
6th-12th Dec         ‘Celebrations of the Sea’ Sealife Centre, Scarborough

2009
Terry O Neill Award, Getty Images Gallery

Publications

Bild am Sonntag, Germany/ British Journal of Photography, UK/ Devon Life/ Conde Nast, Italy/ Cornish Life/ Digital SLR Magazine, UK/ Dive Magazine, UK/ Focus Magazine,Greece/ Focus Magazine, Italy/ Scuba Diver Magazine, UK/SonntagsBlick Magazin, Switzerland/ The Sunday Times Magazine, UK/ The Telegraph, UK/ The Times, UK/ Time Magazine, US/ Total Film, UK

Awards
Terry O’Neill Award 2009 –Shortlisted to final 10.
Landscape Photographer of the Year 2010 – Shortlisted
Veolia Environment Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2010 – Semi-finals, Creative Visions Category

Contact kate@katewestaway.com