With an academic background in theatre, then languages, and a past career in real estate, British-born, Italy-based Sarah Edmunds has been a self-employed business owner for 29 years and a professional retoucher and photographer for 13, specialising in wedding, portrait and commercial beauty. She is a Fellow of The Societies of Wedding and Portrait Photographers (SWPP), and Master of WPPI.

She has been a Print Competition judge at WPPI for four years, and is a fully qualified Print Competition Judge of The Societies of Photographers. She has been awarded over 100 silver and gold awards from international competitions, including six 1st place trophies from WPPI and the Grand Award for the online Creative Division, four 1st place trophies from The Societies of Wedding and Portrait Photographers, and from 2019 to 2020 was named Photographer of the Year four times, in Fashion, Avant Garde, Advertising and Maternity categories. Her work in wedding, fashion and portrait photography has been featured online, on billboards and in printed publications around the world.

Sarah also provides private mentoring, teaches advanced Lightroom and Photoshop techniques online to photographers around the world through her Facebook group, and provides editing and retouching services to photography studios around the globe.