Alison Baskerville has worked as a professional photographer since 2010. After completing her degree at the University of Westminster in Photojournalism she has worked as a freelance documentary photographer, specialising in the impact of conflict on women's lives in war zones around the world, including Afghanistan, Mali, Israel/Gaza and the Philippines. Her work has been published by the Times, The Guardian, Daily Telegraph, The Sunday Mirror and BBC online Features. She has also completed commissions for Plan International, Care International and the Royal British Legion. Her work has been exhibited in the Oxo Gallery in London.
Prior to entering professional photography, Alison served with the RAF in various war zones including Iraq and Afghanistan. This experience, along with 3 years serving as a reservist photographer with the British Army, gives her a unique insight into the impact of modern conflict on women in uniform as well as civilians. Alison regularly speaks on her chosen subjects, appearing on BBC and Sky television as well as participating in seminars such as panel debates at the Imperial War Museum and guest speaking at the Southbank centres Women of the World Festival.