Lisa Devlin opens up about love, life and her background in photography

Lisa Devlin
(Image credit: Lisa Devlin)

Born and raised in Northern Line, wedding photographer Lisa Devlin is no stranger to recognition for her work. In 2010 she became the first photographer to be awarded the British Journal of Photography’s Wedding Photographer of the Year award and this year she has been recognized as a Hasselblad Heroine. 

For more than 10 years, Lisa worked as a music photographer and only ended up shooting weddings when her agent got married. She’s an advocate for the LGBTQIA+ community, disabled people and those from minority backgrounds and uses photography as a way of being more inclusive.

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Hannah Rooke
Staff Writer

Having studied Journalism and Public Relations at the University of the West of England Hannah developed a love for photography through a module on photojournalism. She specializes in Portrait, Fashion and lifestyle photography but has more recently branched out in the world of stylized product photography. For the last 3 years Hannah has worked at Wex Photo Video as a Senior Sales Assistant using her experience and knowledge of cameras to help people buy the equipment that is right for them. With 5 years experience working with studio lighting, Hannah has run many successful workshops teaching people how to use different lighting setups.