2018 - National Geographic Society Grant - Awarded by the Committee for Research and Exploration

2017 - The Deutsche Borse Foundation Photography Prize 2018 - Nominated - publication 'Beyond Drifting'
2017 - PRIX PICTET Shortlisted SPACE - 'Beyond Drifting: Imperfectly Known Animals'
2017 - Voies Off Award selection screening Cour de l'Archeveche Arles France
2017 - Magnum Foundation Fund - Nominated

2016 - Meijburg Art Commission 2016 Nominee
2016 - PRIX PICTET Nomination SPACE 'Beyond Drifting'
2016 - American Photography 32 Winner - 'Hong Kong Soup:1826 - Transform'

2015 - LensCulture Earth15 Awards - Winner - Series - 2nd - Hong Kong Soup:1826
2015 - WYNG Masters Photography Award - Finalist - WASTE - Hong Kong Soup:1826
2015 - Syngenta Photography Awards Scarcity/Waste - Open selection

2014 - LensCulture Visual Storytelling Awards 2014 - Finalist - PENALTY
2014 - Critical Mass Top 50 - Photolucida - SHOAL
2014 - IPA Awards - Winner - First - Editorial Environmental Professional - PENALTY
2014 - RPS International Print Exhibition - Silver Medal - SHOAL: 30.41N 157.51E

2013 - IPA Awards - Deeper Perspective & Editorial/Environmental - Honorable Mentions
2013 - IPA Awards - United Kingdom selection - 2nd place
2013 - PRIX PICTET Nomination CONSUMPTION - SOUP

2012 - The Royal Photographic Society Environmental Bursary - Winner
2012 - Awarded ARPS Distinction by The Royal Photographic Society
2012 - PX3 Prix de La Photographie Paris - Honourable Mention - SOUP: Turtle
2012 - WPGA Julia Margaret Cameron Award - Honorable Mention
2012 - PRIX PICTET Nomination POWER - 'Every... snowflake'
2012 - Renaissance Photography Prize - Finalist
2012 - WPGA Julia Margaret Cameron Award - Finalist
2012 - Wallpaper Magazine Photography Award Selection
2012 - Catlin Guide Selection (January)

2011 - Terry O’Neill Tag Awards - Nominated
2011 - Open Up North – Emerging Artist Award Winner
2011 - Photography Book Now PBN (Blurb) - First Runner Up
2011 - LICC London International Creative Competition 2011, shortlisted series, SOUP & INDEFINITE
2011 - CIWEM Environmental Photographer of the Year 2011, shortlisted
2011 - Photography Book Now 2011 - People’s Choice Nominee - SOUP
2011 - Photography Book Now 2011 - People’s Choice Nominee - INDEFINITE
2011 - The Worldwide Photography Gala Awards 2011:
2011 - Winner - Environmental Issues Series - INDEFINITE
2011 - Winner - Environmental Issues Single Image - SOUP: Turtle

2010 - The Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize - Final Selection
2009 - Fuji Merit Award Winner
2008 - Fuji Merit Award Winner
2001 - Snapshot of Britain 'Work' Channel 4 YR1 (selected by Martin Parr)
2001 - Snapshot of Britain - Winning Image - shortlisted by Channel 4
2001 - Snapshot of Britain - Shortlisted by C4 - Separate image winner by public online vote


Residencies

Greenpeace Beluga II Expedition - sailing around islands of the Inner Hebrides, Scotland, UK (June 2017)
Artist in Residence - Sirius Art Centre, Cobh, Cork, Ireland (1 month, May 2014).
Artist in Residence - on board 'Sea Dragon' yacht sailing across the North Pacific Ocean
- Scientific Research Expedition (2 months - June 2012).