Ex picture editor at the Guardian, Eamonn McCabe
With over 40 years of experience in the field of photography, Eamon brings wealth of experience to
the PIPAs judging panel. As the former picture editor at the Guardian, he was the recipient of the
Picture Editor of The Year Award a record six times and was also named News Photographer of The
Year for his work at the Heysel Stadium disaster in 1985.
Editor in Chief at Cosmopolitan, Farrah Storr
Farrah Storr is the award-winning editor-in-chief of Cosmopolitan. Since taking over the brand in 2015 she led the magazine through a dramatic new look leading to the magazine becoming the best-selling young women’s title in the UK and increasing circulation by an unprecedented 59%. Farrah is one of the leading voices for millennial women overseeing the Cosmopolitan brand which reaches 10 million women across digital, social and print every month.
Photography lecturer, Paul Postle
With a professional background as commercial photographer with 30 years’ experience working
across publishing, editorial and the music industry, Paul’s career highlights include working on the
film No Distance Left to Run; as well as the exhibition, albums, singles, merchandising and book for
Blur. He is Course Leader for MA Communication Design: Illustration and coordinates both the
Postgraduate Framework and the Graduate Diploma in Creative Practice at Kingston University.
Steffi, an adopted Londoner, who has moved to London from a small town in Italy. She is passionate
about photography and capturing the world around her and special moments which has seen her
amass nearly 80,000 followers on Instagram
Nige aka Levanterman
Nige ‘@Levanterman’ is a UK based landscape , urban architectural and Time-lapse photographer who especially enjoys Long Exposure Photography.
His unique style and distinctive edits have gained him large Instagram popularity, amassing over 100 thousand followers.
Regularly working with global brands such as Canon, Marriott and others such as national and international tourist boards, his extensive photographical knowledge has enabled him to travel the world. Nige is a regular speaker at various events including the Birmingham NEC Photography Show and runs London based private photography workshops.