Guest editor, freelance journalist and editor, Gemma Padley took over our Instagram Takeover, September, 2015,

Gemma Padley took over our Instagram account for a week in September 2015, documenting the behind the scenes of her trip to Unseen Photo Fair in Amsterdam.

She joins a list of guest editors such as Jason Larkin, Simon Roberts, Aaron Schuman and Rodrigo Orrantia.


Gemma Padley is a freelance journalist and editor who specialises in writing about photography. She currently works on a freelance basis for BJP as the magazine’s Projects Editor and is also a contributing writer.

In addition, Gemma has written for The Telegraph, Foam, HuckPhotomonitor, Nowness, LensCulture, and 1000 Words Magazine, among others. She also recently contributed to Self Publish, Be Happy’s forthcoming book, to be published in 2015 by Aperture.

In her spare time Gemma runs the blog Too Many TasteMakers, where she focuses on showcasing and promoting new photography talent.



Morning, this is @gemmapadley posting for @photoworks_uk. If you happen to be in London this weekend, check out We Want More @thephotographersgallery, an exhibition about music and photography curated by @bjp1854’s Diane Smyth. Last chance to see work by the likes of Gareth McConnell, Ewen Spencer, Ryan McGinley, Jason Evans and many more as the show closes tomorrow. #photography #instagramtakeover

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