Photographer, Curator, Educator
Carol Allen-Storey is an award-winning documentary photographer specialising in chronicling humanitarian and social issues. In 2009 Storey was appointed a UNICEF ambassador for photography.
Carol’s work has been exhibited extensively. In the UK, at the National Portrait Gallery, on the South Bank, Somerset House, House of Parliament and Royal Festival Hall. Internationally her work has been shown at the Power House in New York, the European Union HQ in Brussels, the Nobel Peace Centre in Oslo, the DR Congo, also in Berlin, Moscow and Czech Republic.
Storey has won and been shortlisted for multiple international awards. Some include: First prize in the series category for the IPPAWARDS 2019, the Association of Photographers portrait award, finalist 2019, Lens Culture B&W award finalist, 2019, The Julia Margaret Cameron Award, nominee 2018, The IPA 2018, 2nd prize editorial, The Taylor-Wessing 2009, 2011, 2013 and 2016. 1st Prize in the Act of Kindness International Award, the Renaissance Award, the International Spider Awards for 2008 through 2014, The Moving Walls exhibition touring Europe. Storey received the outstanding achievement documentary project for the Kontinent Awards, and was selected as a finalist for the International Colour Awards for Photojournalism 2018.
Carol sits on the boards of the AOP (Association of Photographers), the BPPA (British Professional Press Association), a patron for Photoworks. She is a founding member of the World Photography Academy for the SONY Award.
Some of her clients include: UNICEF, Save The Children, The Elton John AIDS Foundation, WWF, International Alert, Comic Relief, Royal British Legion, The Global Fund for Children.