1000 Words is a quarterly online magazine dedicated to the critical engagement with contemporary photography in the UK and beyond. It commissions and publishes in-depth exhibition and photobook reviews, essays, interviews and multimedia in response to carefully selected imagery, often around a particular theme. Founded by Tim Clark in 2008, the editorial commitment has always been to explore the limits and possibilities of the medium whilst stimulating debate around its current practices and discourses. Having recently released its 24th issue, it attracts approximately 140,000 unique visitors from more than 120 countries every month. 1000 Words has over 38,000 Twitter followers, 12,000 Facebook likes and a newsletter that is dispatched to more than 20,000 recipients. It was nominated as Photography Magazine of the Year at the Lucie Awards in 2014 and 2016.
Editor in Chief
Editor at Large
Simon Baker, Nicholas Barker, Norman Clark, Tim Clark, Louise Clements, Michael Grieve, Aron Morel, Camilla Zervoglos
Ann Marie Otto
Jenna Banat, Dominic Bell, Brad Feuerhelm, Michael Grieve, Sean Stoker, Robson Yee
Lesley A. Martin, Jesse Alexander, Peggy Sue Amison, Chloe Athanasopoulou, Gerry Badger, Simon Baker, Jenna Banat, Nathalie Belayche, Daniel C Blight, Simon Borthwick, Chas Bowie, Susan Bright, Lewis Bush, David Campany, Christian Caujolle, Debra Klomp Ching, Federica Chiocchetti, Natasha Christia, Tom Claxton, Louise Clements, Bridget Coaker, Jörg Colberg, Edwin Coomasaru, Charlotte Cotton, Alfredo Cramerotti, Joanna Cresswell, Lucy Davies, Janna Dyk, Brad Feuerhelm, Joan Fontcuberta, Wayne Ford, Oliver Gapper, Jean-Kenta Gautier, Maggie Gray, Michael Grieve, Sean O’Hagan, Greg Hobson, Francis Hodgson, Max Houghton, Martin Jaeggi, Erik Kessels, Sara Knelman, Anouk Kruithof, Liz Kuball, Jeffrey Ladd, Robin Maddock, Gordon MacDonald, Katarzyna Majak, James McArdle, Alexander McSpadden, J. MacNeill Miller, Sabine Mirlesse, David Moore, Michaela Nettell, Gemma Padley, Cara Phillips, Rachel Ridge, Anna Sansom, Aaron Schuman, Diane Smyth, Lucy Soutter, Will Steacy, Sue Steward, Lisa Sutcliffe, Laura Vallés, Stefan Vanthuyne, Ivan Vartanian, Pedro Vicente, Oliver Whitehead, Val Williams, Eti Wade, Duncan Wooldridge