About Vince Bevan




"You don't make a photograph just with a camera. You bring to the act of photography all the pictures you have seen, the books you have read, the music you have heard, the people you have loved."  
 - Ansel Adams


Vince is currently based in Chepstow, U.K., after working in London, Wales and Cornwall for many years. 

Specialising in photojournalism and working extensively in portrait, commercial and landscape photography, he undertakes commissions nationally and internationally, supplying high quality images to clients worldwide.

His pictures have been published in many newspapers and magazines including The Guardian Weekend Magazine; The Independent Magazine and Independent on Sunday Review; The Times; The Observer; The Financial Times; Sunday & Daily Telegraph; Geographical Magazine; Art Review; Cosmopolitan; Le Point (France); Suddeutsche Zeitung (Germany); Das (Switzerland).

Clients include Panasonic; NHS; Channel 4; 3M; Scolar Press; AVA Publishing; Eden Project; Royal Cornwall Museum; Falmouth Art Gallery; Tate, St Ives and various design companies, publishers and art galleries in the U.K. and abroad. 

He has exhibited work at a number of U.K. venues including the British Library; Museum of London; Royal West of England Academy; Stephen Lawrence Gallery, London; National Eisteddfod of Wales; Ffotogallery, Cardiff; Falmouth Art Gallery; Penlee House Gallery & Museum, Penzance; Ten Gallery, St. Ives; The Beacon, Whitehaven; Glynn Vivian Art Gallery, Swansea; National Maritime Museum and the Bibliotheek Kris Lambert, Ostend. 

His work is included in many public and private collections and he has won awards from the Nikon Photo Contest International and Cosmopolitan. Selections of his pictures are currently syndicated through Corbis, Alamy, Millennium Images and Zuma Press.

In 2014 an exhibition of his work for the GIFS Project - 'People, Place & Fish', had a run of shows in Belgium, the Netherlands, France and England.

A compilation of pictures from 'Newlyn: Fishing for a Living' and the GIFS project, spent the summer of 2014 being exhibited on the streets of Le Guilvinec, Brittany, as part of the 'Festival Photo L'Homme et la Mer.'

A selection of these were also displayed at the European Parliament in Strasbourg from 20th - 24th October 2014. 

A collection of large scale prints from the Newlyn photo essay were included in the 'International Photoreporter Festival', Saint-Brieuc Bay, Brittany, France from 11th Oct. - 2nd Nov. 2014.

An exhibition of his photographs from the GIFS Project, under the title - 'Landscapes of Fishing', was shown at the Heritage Gallery, University of Greenwich, London in March/April 2016, where he was the first featured artist in the recently established Greenwich Maritime Centre.

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