Andrew Lever was born in Portsmouth England in 1964. After working in the Fashion/Advertising industry for 15 years he developed a passion for photography.He attended Bournemouth Arts Institute for 2 years where he spent most of his time in the darkroom learning how to print in the traditional way.It was during this time that his love of photography was cemented. Andrew is equally at home working with Colour or Black and White images.He uses natural light predominantely and loves to work outdoors.Travel and Documentary Photography feature heavily in his Portfolio of work as does Sport.
Andrew has a huge appetite for creating fresh and exciting pictures as well as having a genuine interest in the subjects that he photographs.It is for this reason that he continues to travel widely and discover new images that inspire him and others.
Awards / Exhibitions
2009. Runner Up Professional Photographer Of The Year `Contemporary Art Category`
2009. Joint Exhibition at the `Crane Kalman Gallery` Brighton, England.
2009. Joint Exhibition at `The Music Room` Gallery Mayfair, London. (Runner Up Great British Summer Photo Competition)
2008. Self published Book `A Wide World` Available at Blurb.
2008. Bronze And Merit Award B and W Magazine USA.
2007. Winner of Digital Photo Magazine Photographer Of The Year.
2006. Runner Up Black And White Photographer Of The Year, Black And White Magazine UK