Natural Hair Portraits: call for subjects

Sitters wanted for Natural Hair portrait project. Rochelle James in Natural Hair portrait project test shoot David Monteith in Natural Hair portrait project test shoot Danielle Vitalis in Natural Hair portrait project test shoot Elander Moore in Natural Hair portrait project test shoot Over the course 2018, an idea for a project began to form. A number of (mainly, but …

Video: behind the scenes on the Amélie advertising photoshoot

Going behind the scenes with star Audrey Brisson on the Amélie advertising photoshoot. Back in January, I had the pleasure working with brilliant actress Audrey Brisson on an advertising photoshoot as she prepared to inhabit the quirky French title character, made famous by the film, in Selladoor and Hartshorn Hook‘s UK national tour of ‘Amélie.’ The shoot was commissioned by I …

Just messin’ about on bikes…

Getting toadily excited over a bike-based shoot for exciting new hip hop musical, In the Willows, from Metta Theatre. In the Willows tour poster In the Willows alternate tour imagery In the Willows tour poster, version 2, with added cast including Clive Rowe. Way back last May, a late night shoot with Metta Theatre and their Artistic Director Poppy Burton-Morgan, …

What a Hassel; just going through a Phase One….

Testing out medium format portraiture on contrasting systems with some moody studio work. The Midnight Hour The Midnight Hour The Midnight Hour The Midnight Hour After years of shooting on trusty Canons, and hiring in medium format when needed, I’ve decided to take the leap this year and invest in a medium format system, so the kind folks at Phase …

Behind the Scenes video: this Sleeping Beauty is wide awake…

Behind the scenes video on our shoot for an energetic Sleeping Beauty & friends for Theatre Royal Stratford East. Somewhere in South London, fly posted Beauty… Clients quite often bring videographers to campaign shoots to capture the excitement, detail, process and transformation of a photoshoot, and it’s often a great way of creating compelling online content for a show long …

Behind the Scenes: building pont d’Amelie

Amelie pre casting ad campaign, design by Rebecca Pitt A lovely advertising photography commission came in just after Christmas from favourite clients I A Marketing, and a group of producers including Hartshorn-Hook and Selladoor. The brief: shoot poster imagery for a major new stage adaptation of the hit film Amelie. Regular collaborator, the designer Rebecca Pitt, had produced a beautiful pre-casting …

Make Space Artist Environmental Portraits

A series of environmental working portraits featuring artists based at Make Space Studios, London. Puppet maker Toby Olie painter Laurence Causse-Parsley Jeweller Anna Loucah Composer Olivier Depardon Screen Printer Danny Langlois Sculptor and painter Miranda Pissarides Ceramicist Camilla Webb-Carter Painter, designer & architect Brien Reinker Painter Aureli Freou Painter Sarah Fosse I’ve been based at the Make Space for over …