A recent shoot for Coupa of their CEO Rob Bernshteyn. Coupa Software is a global technology platform for business spend management. The company is headquartered in San Mateo, California with offices throughout the Europe, Latin America, and Asia Pacific. Rob is the perfect subject for any portrait photographer.
Recent commission to shoot Jonathan Clark President of the Chartered Insurance Institute. We met up with Jonathan at the organisation's central London office and spent an hour shooting formal and more candid imagery. Jonathan was great to work with and any portrait photographer would have loved the job.
Recent shoot with Singapore’s CIO, Chan Cheow Hoe - shot for Fujitsu. The veteran of Citibank, Barclays, ABN AMRO and CT Corporation set about building digital capability in a government technology organization that had largely outsourced its technology needs. As a commercial photographer Chan proved to be a fascinating subject.
Recent photoshoot with Ryan Reynolds and Sir Richard Branson promoting the patnership between Virgin Atlantic and Aviation American Gin. Shot at the Heathrow Clubhouse for Virgin Atlantic/TNR. The pair were dream to work with and would have provided a perfect subject for any commercial photographer.
A recent commission which required me to be wear a few hats as both lifestyle photographer and portrait photographer. We were recently up in Manchester for the week, shooting images of employees for booking.com - we used the companies central Manchester offices to provide them with an image bank of key staff members.
A recent commission from international multi-disciplinary engineering consultancy Cundall. Cundall currently operates in the UK, Australia, Asia, MENA, and Europe. We produced a small image library of assets showcasing staff at work and play at their London office. Their office was bright, modern and spacious allowing me to a wide range of images as a commercial photographer.
Recent portrait shoot for US based CCBJ magazine. Shot in London featuring Cheri McGuire, Group Chief Information Security Officer at Standard Chartered. Prior to this she held senior cybersecurity roles at Microsoft, the US Department of Homeland Security. We shot on location at the firms City based office.
A recent commission to produce the key visual identity to this year’s Third Sector Awards. The awards highlight all the amazing work done by those working for charities.
We used a light painting technique to capture a series of portraits of previous winners - all done in camera. Below is the first released press advert, a timelapse of the shoot and some other shots that will be rolled out across a range of assets in coming months. It was great working as an advertising photographer for such an important cause.
I recently went over to Paris to shoot for Orange. The feature was on a startup called Foodles, which delivers fresh food every morning into ‘smart’ fridges that can be purchased by businesses for their staff. We spent a day at Foodle’s HQ and shot images showing all aspects of their business operation. We used people from the company on the shoot, including the CEO. As a lifestyle photographer the companies HQ provided a great space to achive some wonderful clean images.
Here are a few images from my on-going work for international specialist banking and asset management group, Investec. These images of their staff are being rolled out as part of Investec’s ongoing marketing campaign. Shot at The Hari Hotel in London a great space to shoot these commercial photography portraits. .
I was recently asked to photograph the Prime Minister, Theresa May at 10 Downing Street. A tricky shoot from the outset. I presumed time would be tight: details their end were at best vague.
Access was heavily restricted so it was just me and whatever I could carry. Time was tight; very tight; three minutes from first to last frame. As a portrait photographer I’m used to working fast and this was a real test of that skill.
A recent shoot for Russell Investments, travelling between Seattle and London. Using real employees as models, and custom built props on both sides of the Atlantic. As an advertising photographer it was my first time shooting in Seattle.
I was asked to photograph Jaime Velez, Director of Design at Skidmore, Owings & Merrill for the cover of IIDA magazine. Jaime was sharing his views on shaping and shifting perspectives. As a portrait photographer i decided to shoot shallow and use continuous light to create a image that was both classic and yet futuristic.
Logistically the shoot was quite difficult, utilising the top floors of The Broadgate Tower in The City of London. Here is one of my favourites, alongside some of the contacts and a behind-the-scenes image.
Here are some images I took of co-founder and CEO of ad tech company Unruly, Sarah Wood, this year named as one of the 500 most influential people in Britain. Sarah was speaking to Director magazine about creating dynamic content, retaining more women in technology and differentiating yourself in the market. All shots were taken at Motel studios in East London. As a portrait photographer you couldn’t wish for more form a subject.