Ugne Pouwell is a fine art photographer originally from Lithuania. Today she makes most of her creative work in London, United Kingdom.
Her main focus is black and white landscape and floral photography. Mainly using a large format 4x5 Linhof camera to express the timeless beauty of the subject in focus. Many of the influences come from 20th-century photography. She processes her work from start to finish: film processing, scanning and printing.
Her work is mainly printed on the world's oldest paper-producing houses Hahnemühle (Germany) and Awagami (Japan) and some more exclusive work on organic linen and cotton fabrics. Paper and canvas choices are mainly based on organic feeling also adding more special feeling to her work.
2016 Ugne finished her BSc studies at University of Westminster Photography and Digital imaging technologies. Continuing her practice by applying scientific knowledge to her everyday work in fine art photography.
2023 Budapest International Foto Awards, Honourable mention in Fine Art-Abstract
2023 Black Spider Awards, Honourable mention in Still life
2022 Black Spider Awards, Honourable mention in Still life
2022 IPA International Photography Awards, Honourable mention in Analog / Film Fine Art
2021 Mono Visions Photography Awards, Honourable mention in Fine Art Category