Leia Morrison


Currently based in Bristol and West Wales, Leia Morrison is a predominantly analogue, portrait photographer. The sea is often a source of inspiration to her work, as seen in projects such as Swim and The Lifeguards, but it’s her fascination with documenting the personalities of her subjects that drives her creativity.

Achievements & Experience

Shortlisted for the Palm Photo Prize 2020
Shortlisted for BBC's Young Visual Journalist of the Year 2019
Winner of BJP Portrait of Britain 2019

Recent Clients:
Mumford and Sons
Hunter Originals
Creative Europe


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Featured Projects:

Ian Mossman

From a recent documentary series celebrating the older generation in the UK, in response to the ageist society we live in.

From Water

‘From Water' is a personal project that was created during lockdown in 2020. It explores my relationships with both the sea and the people around me- or lack thereof in times of isolation.

The Lifeguards

From a series documenting the Lifeguards of Ceredigion Bay. This particular image from the series was selected for the BJP Portrait of Britain 2019.

Ana Clark Studios

Images from a recent commission for an independent clothing brand campaign.

SWIM- Super 8 Film

A super 8 film, exploring the mental and physical health benefits of Wild Swimming in the UK.

Emily Cooper

A natural light, studio portrait taken at home during my time in Bristol.