Chip Skingley is a photographer whose work documents is immediate surroundings. His practice looks at coastal life, sustainable living and ideas surrounding freedom and space. These values are visible in both his long-term projects and commercial work.
Chip recently gained recognition being shortlisted for the Sony World Photography Student Awards with his body of work ‘Walk,' a project exploring the relationship between a person, spaces and the act of travelling through them by walking the Fisherman’s Way route in the southern Portugal.
Chip's recent work documents our attraction to the water, for which he received a Sony World Photography Grant.
Travelling through different coasts across the country, chip photographs surfers, swimmers, divers and cold water enthusiasts, revealing the relationship between individuals and the sea.