Emily Garthwaite is a 24-year-old London based photojournalist and street photographer with a focus on humanitarian and environmental stories. She recently co-directed her first documentary in Iraq on Arba’een, the world's largest annual pilgrimage. In 2018, the Iraq series and documentary are being exhibited internationally.

Emily graduated with a Masters in Photojournalism and Documentary Photography from the University of Westminster in late 2016. Her photographs have been featured internationally including her image "Chained to Tradition" selected as a Finalist for Finalist for Wildlife Photographer of The Year in the Photojournalism category. 

Emily is a former member of Street Photography International, a collective of four street photographers who formed with the aim to promote the best Street Photography from around the world from 2016 to 2018. Emily is now signed to BBH London and Laif Agency

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