20 Oct

Sonia Spearing

Sonia Spearing
For this months ‘The Job’ magazine, which is a monthly publication sent to members of the Metropolitan Police force, I spent an early Saturday morning travelling to North London to photograph Tri-Athlete Sonia Spearing. Looking fresh faced, even after an arduous open water swim, Sonia was a solid performer and […]

09 Oct

Rebecca Stephens MBE

Rebecca Stephens MBE
Greeting us at the door of a beautiful country house was a tall, slender, glamorous lady called Rebecca Stephens MBE, the first British woman to climb Everest back in 1993. I rather ashamedly hadn’t heard of either her name or incredible achievements pre-shoot, but once I began the usual internet […]

11 Sep

A weekend in Bridport and West Bay

A weekend in Bridport and West Bay
Every month Coast magazine visits a seaside tourist destination for the weekend to showcase the delights of the area. For Octobers edition I was asked to document the trip from the viewpoint of the features editor Jessica. We spent the weekend travelling between Bridport and West Bay (where they film […]

20 Aug

Lizzie Evans

Lizzie Evans
Lizzie contacted me to update her PR shots for her curiosity/lifestyle/design store SMUG located in Camden Passage, Islington. The shoot was the second time we have worked together (and hopefully not the last!) after meeting previously for a feature for Time Out which I did at the end of last […]

20 Aug

Leap Confronting Conflict

Leap Confronting Conflict
For a recent Professional Manager magazine I was sent to Leap Confronting Conflict to illustrate a feature about role reversal within the workplace. Leap is a social enterprise that provides training to young people to improve their employability, leadership and resolution skills. The duo I was photographing was trustee Peter […]

20 Aug

Cosmo DIY Nails

Cosmo DIY Nails
Even though I specialise in portraiture occasionally I get to adapt my skills to other areas of photography. Although this can sometimes present a challenge, ultimately it makes me enjoy my job even more. A couple of weeks ago I was commissioned by Cosmopolitan to photograph a DIY nail feature […]

18 Aug

Ken Livingstone eating Pie and Mash

Ken Livingstone eating Pie and Mash
I sometimes have a job for Total Politics magazine where I turn up to photograph an interview feature they do with a politician over lunch. I’ve been inside many a posh restaurant over the past year because of this, though only part of an afternoon tea (randomly eaten in the […]

18 Aug

Jemma Doyle

Jemma Doyle
Back in May I had the opportunity to ‘glamp’ in a Gypsy Caravan for the night at Fisherton Farm after photographing owner Jemma Doyle, a former city girl stylist for Mario Testino now converted into a country loving farmer. I’ll be honest, I’m not much of a camper and at […]

14 Aug

Charlie Dennis, Ale-Taster

Charlie Dennis, Ale-Taster
Since I returned form America I’ve had some pretty random jobs. It’s been great fun and incredibly varied which has helped ease the post-holiday blues. One such job led me to the rural town of Ashburton in Devon. Each year residents of the town commemorate an ancient festival of bread-weighing […]