Born in West London in 1979. Garrod’s a photographer with a passion for storytelling. Specialising in advertising, editorial and fine art since 2006. His love of image making began in the darkroom and has since, come full-circle. Creating his personal work on film and hand-printing from negative. At home shooting people and environment, in harmony. He instinctively finds beauty in the mundane. Exploring themes of community, family and culture.
His recent campaign and personal work has been awarded in the Taylor Wessing Portrait Prize, (third place, prize winner) in 2019 at the National Portrait Gallery, The international Photography Awards / Gold, Creative Review Photography Annual, Lürzer’s Archive 200 best worldwide, the British Journal of Photography’s Portrait of Britain, AOP / Silver, Production Paradise and the American Photography Awards 35.
British Journal of Photography / Portrait of Britain 2020 Shortlist
Taylor Wessing Portrait Prize / 3rd Place 2019
International Photography Awards / Gold, Self-Promo 2019
Production Paradise Awards / 1st Place - Lifestyle 2019
British Journal of Photography / Portrait of Britain 2019 Winner
Lürzer's Archive / Top 200 Ad Photographers 2019-20
AOP Awards / Silver - Lifestyle 2019
American Photography Awards / Winner 2019
British Journal of Photography / Portrait of Britain 2018 Shortlist
Lürzer's Archive / Top 200 Ad Photographers 2018-19
Creative Review Photography Annual / Honorable Mention 2017
Lürzer's Archive / Vol. 6-2017 featured