Kevin O'Connor

Kevin O’Connor

Kalectiv / Founding Partner and Executive Producer

Kevin literally found photography in a big black Kodak box in a cupboard under the stairs at the age of seven, he was instantly hooked. Nineteen years later and having worked for some of the best studios in London learning to print ,shoot, retouch, manage and produce. He opened his own post production and photographic studios in London and over fifteen years worked on award winning and iconic advertising campaigns for leading London & European Ad Agencies.

Kevin conceived and founded the London Photographic Awards along with the London Photographic Association and Gallery 1839 which he ran for eighteen years. This included the publishing of three award winning catalogues (New York Festival) as well as organising numerous traveling exhibitions in the UK, Europe and the USA.

Current Jury

Past Jury

Tatiana Kurtanova

Tatiana Kurtanova FotoLoft

Patrick Kahn

Patrick Kahn Snap Gallery / Snap Photo Festival

Hugh Merrell

Hugh Merrell Merrell Publishers

Elizabeth Poje

Elizabeth Pojé Elizabeth Pojé + associates