Robert Ormerod is a photographer based in Edinburgh, Scotland.



2009 NCTJ Photography, Norton College Sheffield

2007 BA (Hons) Journalism, University of Stirling



Portrait Salon, Two Portraits Selected, 2013

Ideastap and Magnum Photographic Award 2013 Finalist

Press Photographers Year, 2013, Selected Photo Essay

Magenta Flash Foward, 2012, Winner

Creative Scotland, 2012, International Grant Winner

Press Photographers Year, 2011, Selected Photo Essay

Scottish Refugee Week Media Awards, 2011, Honourable Mention

Magenta Flash Foward, 2011, Honourable Mention

Scholarship, Missouri Photo Workshop, 2009





2013, The Photographers Collective Group Show, Heartlands, Out of the Blue

2013, Solo Show, Political Youth/Doomen, Edinburgh Festival, Out of the Blue

2013, Solo Show, Doomen, Loan, Scottish Parliament,

2013, Document Scotland, Group Show, Political Youth,  Fife Fotospace

2013, Group Show, Scottish Society of Artists, National Gallery of Scotland

2012-2013, Group Show, Royal Scottish Academy, National Gallery of Scotland

2012 Doomen, Solo show, The Institute, Edinburgh

2012 Red Road, Solo show, Scottish Parliament 2012, Edinburgh

2011 Red Road, Solo show, Refugee Week, Mitchell Library, Glasgow

2011 Red Road, Group show, Hidden Lane Gallery, Glasgow

2011 Red Road, Group show, National Theatre , London



The Guardian Weekend, International New York Times, The Sunday Times Magazine, The FT Weekend Magazine, The Independent New Review, The Times, Dagbladet Information, The Wire, The Smith Journal, Christian Aid and NIDOS