About Annette

Annette studied garden design at KLC School of Design in London and graduated with a diploma and honours. She has a certificate in creative writing and the Royal Horticultural Society's Level 2 Certificate in Horticulture. In 2009 she was awarded a commendation at Hampton Court Palace by KLC School of Design for her dedication as horticulturalist, designer and plantswoman. She's based in France and Switzerland and is working as a freelance designer, garden writer and photographer with regular contributions in magazines. Her first book was published in 2015, the year she won the European Garden Photography Award. She's a member of the Garden Media Guild , the Professional Garden Photographer's Association and the Royal Photographic Society.

Her work is represented by GAP Photos, Flora Press, Millenium Images and Getty Images.

Awards & Nominations:

2019 1. Preis Kategorie Gartenratgeber & Preis der Leserjury Deutscher

         Gartenbuchpreis f. "Genießen statt Gießen"

2019 2 x Commended Beauty of Plants/ 1 x Highly commended Beautiful

         Gardens/International Garden Photographer of the year (IGPOTY)

2017 Finalist Gordon Rae Photographer of the Year Award/Garden Media

         Guild Awards



2017 Finalist EGPA/ International Garden Photographer of the year (IGPOTY)

2016 Commended Beautiful Gardens/IGPOTY

         2nd place Monochrome Project/IGPOTY

         2 nominations for Fine Art Photo Awards (FPA)

2015 Overall Winner European Garden Photo Award (EGPA/IGPOTY)

         Commended Beautiful Gardens/IGPOTY

2013 RHS Photo Competition Commended Gardens Category

         Finalist EGPA/IGPOTY

         Finalist Beautiful Gardens/IGPOTY