“I came home from college and mum was like, ‘I’ve got some pretty big news’. I simply stood there in silence, I was shocked.”
Josef Fitzgerald-Patrick is still pinching himself after being listed Young Landscape Photographer of the Year 2018.
The 18 -year-old’s earning record is a picture of his love Russ going a motorcycle at sundown near where he lives in Cornwall.
“I knew I had had quite a few idols shortlisted but I still couldn’t believe it, ” he says.
Josef, who is studying for a certificate in photography, will now have his prize personas published in a diary alongside other amateur and professional photographers in the UK.