Topshade and Framing in a Doorway

Topshade and Framing in a Doorway The door in the background of this portrait provides a sense of scale, while the boy’s pose calls to mind a much older age group, creating a humorous contrast. Here’s how it came together. Finding topshade Finn is such a charming little chap – he did everything I asked of him and he had …

A Window-Lit Portrait in a Client’s Home

A Window-Lit Portrait in a Client’s Home What to look for when shooting a windowlit portrait at a client’s home and why negative space provides a welcome visual pause in your portrait sets. Creating a portrait at someone’s home is a challenge but also an opportunity, for two reasons. Firstly, you are capturing your subject in the environment wh… JOIN …

Portrait of an Artist at Her House

Portrait of an Artist at Her House Here’s how I photographed one of the world’s best portrait painters, using just window-light and white walls for a relaxed, confident portrait in her home. Lucy is a world-renowned portrait artist. I was asked to photograph her in her house for a magazine article, so I wanted create an image where she looks …

Film-Inspired Group Portrait

Film-Inspired Group Portrait This group portrait was taken under a bridge which featured in Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels. Here’s how I managed the guys’ different heights & outfits. This portrait of Charles, James and William was taken in the London street where Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels was filmed. The textured brick wall … JOIN NOW! LOGIN

Welder At Work

Welder At Work When shooting people carrying out their jobs, sometimes you have to go beyond your own job description to ensure a happy client… This portrait was taken as part of a commercial commission from a forge. They create the most incredible work for very, very, very wealthy clients. I saw this welder working in the middle of the …