Nicola Muirhead is a Bermudian portrait photographer and visual storyteller, specialising in social long-form documentaries and portraiture. Her major projects have focused on themes related to identity and place, and how they are impacted and shaped by political, environmental and socio-economic factors. Works in progress also include exploring the relationship between image and text, constructing creative narratives using imagery, local literature and history of a community.
Nicola finished her Masters in Documentary Photography and Photojournalism at the University of Arts London in January 2017 and is mostly based in West London, where she continues to work on her long-term project . Nicola currently splits her time between freelancing as a photographer for editorial, portrait and reportage assignments - as well as a visiting lecturer. She is a regular trainer/instructor at the London School of Photography. Nicola is also a member of , a private database that includes more than 650 independent women documentary photographers based in 91 countries, and is available privately to any commissioning editor or organisation.