Rebecca McClelland is a Director of Photography, Art Buyer and Producer. She began her career over sixteen years ago commissioning covers, editorial features, special photographic issues and brand visual content for the Sunday Times magazine. As a passionate visual storyteller, she has most recently produced OOH campaigns for BBH and Airbnb as part of their award winning creative team. She has enjoyed creative roles at Wallpaper*, Art World magazine, NewStatesman, Avaunt & PORT magazine where she & the team won a D&AD award for Magazine & Newspaper Design Front Covers for her commission of artist Pieter Hugo. She is contributing Photography Director for the newly relaunched Times LUXX quarterly magazine.
Additionally, Rebecca is the long standing Creative Director & Curator of the Ian Parry Scholarship, an international award for visual journalism. She is an associate lecturer on photographic professional practise at University for the Creative Arts, Coventry University & the University of South Wales, Newport. She is a D&AD Next Photographer Judge, nominator for the World Press Photo Joop Swart Masterclass and the Prix Pictet Award.
Rebecca has recently gained a Masters in Photographic Arts from Westminster University for her paper on participation within documentary practise.