Lawrence Jackson

Lawrence Jackson

2020 Guest Judge


Website   /   @jackimages

Former White House photographer, under the Obama Administration, Lawrence Jackson spent 18 years working for newspapers and wire services before working at the White House. Since leaving the White House in 2017 Lawrence has been building his editorial photography business telling/documenting stories for news organizations, corporations, families and political events. He published a book on his time at the White House called “Yes We Did.”

The Documentary Family Awards is an international competition in search of the insightful and meaningful ways that documentary photographers explore the interpretation of family.