Sophie Wedgwood was born in Camberwell, London. She is the recipient of a Magnum Photos Emerging Artist Award and lectures on photography.

—  2020, Featured in Creative Review Annual dedicated to best photography of the year 
—  2020, Julia Magaret Cameron Award selected by Elizabeth Avedon and Mona Kuhn (honorable mention)
—  2020,  Selected for PhotoVogue review with Kira Pollack and Kathy Ryan
—  2019,  TC x Magnum Photos Emerging Award selected by Lua Ribera (winner)
—  2018,  World Press Photo, Joop Swart Masterclass (selected)
—  2018,  Magnum Graduate Award (nominated)
—  2018,  Webby for Best Photography (selected)

— 2018,   Venice Biennale Vernice Contemporanea (selected)

— British Journal of Photography 
— Vogue (IT)
— Financial Times How To Spend It 
BBC News
— Royal Photographic Society Magazine

— London College of Communication (UAL)
— Chelsea College of Art (UAL)

— BSc Neuroscience 2012