A recent shoot with Gustavo 'Gus' Poyet. The former Uruguayan footballer won the FA cup and UEFA Cup with Chelsea having started his playing career at Grenoble and River plate. He is now manger or Ligue 1 Bordeaux. As a sports portrait photographer you can't ask for a more expressive face; A real gentlemen it was a pleasure to meet him.
A recent image of Phil Neville - head coach of the England womens football team the ‘lionesses’. The team had a great run in the World Cup. As well as shooting Phil up at St Georges Park I also photographed key player Fran Kirby down at Chelsea just before she departed for England squad duties. The sports portrait of Fran were shot on the training pitches.
Recent advertising photography shoot for BBH Shanghai. We were tasked with capturing images of Neymar for huguley popular Chinese beer brand Harbin. The portrait images will be used across China in a range of forms from social to point of sale. As ever a very tight schedule (and an injured ankle) called for some lateral thinking. We shot a number of excursions from traditional sports portraits to more lifestyle photography. Below is are some of the final images, one of the final pieces of artwork, a small behind the scenes time-lapse and some behind the scenes images.
Liverpool player Virgil van Dijk shot for the cover of FourFourTwo up at the clubs Melwood training ground in Liverpool. As a portrait photographer its always a pleasure working with strong personalities like Van Dijk.Dijk , 27, beat Raheem Sterling, Bernardo Silva, Sergio Aguero, Sadio Mane and Eden Hazard in the vote by his fellow players.
Some recent images from Bondi, Australia. I was lucky enough to spend Christmas in Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs and here are few shots of the early morning beach scene - courtesy of the jet lag. As a lifestyle photographer it was a dream location.
As a lifestyle photographer I headed down to shot down to East Dulwich, South London and shot this set featuring Charlie Hill from W Model Management. Shot using available light.
Some recent lifestyle images shot down in East Dulwich, South London featuring Charlie Hill from W Model Management. Shot using available light.
A few more cricket faces from my summer shoot for The ECB which were used on match day programs across the summer test season. Featuring Jos Buttler, Jonny Bairstow and Joe Root. These were all shot at The Oval in a very fast paced session with the aim trying to get variety in as quick a time possible. As a sports portrait photographer you couldn’t ask for better subjects.
The football is over. Anyone for cricket?....We were asked to get involved with the revamp of match day programs for The England and Wales Cricket Board ; producing all the cover images to drive match day sales and add new life into the publication. These have been rolled out for the summer’s test matches and limited overs games featuring Joe Root, Moeen Ali, Adil Rashid, Jason Roy and Eoin Morgan. As a sports portrait photographer you couldn’t ask for a better commission.
A little motion profile piece of basket ball player Kevin Moyo. Shot in Peckham, South London. We loved Kevin's story - he's not the tallest but boy is he fast. Alongside the motion piece we also produced a set of stills. I’m shooting a lot more motion along side my stills work as a sports portrait photographer.
Cover shoot and main feature in FourFourTwo’s World Cup Special edition. Featuring Harry Kane - I have shot harry a few times in my role as a sports portrait photographer. Shot up in North London a few weeks back after training. I have worked with Harry a few times now and he seems to get leaner and taller every time...bring on The World Cup.
A couple of images of Southend United manager Chris Powell pictured at the club’s Roots Hall stadium. Not usually a fan of seated stadium shots but the flaking paint and wooden seating called for an exception.
A recent commission from BBC Creative to shoot the publicity images for Sport Relief's celebrity boxing - a charity I have always wanted to work for as a sports portrait photographer. Shot in London and Leeds. We shot at two separate boxing gyms using the environment as well as shooting a set of each participant on a clean backdrop.
Here is some recent moving image Parallax work. High quality, polished and engaging motion results at a fraction of the cost of video.
A new medium which can provide a cohesive, consistent look and feel across your print and digital output. Provides a piece of content which is ideal for short, sharp messaging such as OOH or social.
One shoot to cover all - no video shoot required. Motion can be created from the very best still shots. Ideal for when time is limited, maximising the budget and scope of content created.
We had the pleasure to recently shoot former Portuguese goalkeeper and current coach of English club Wolverhampton Wanderers Nuno Espirito Santo for the newly launched online magazine The Coaches Voices’. We shot at the club training ground and had plenty of bold backdrops to play with.
Shot on location at Sydenham Hill Woods, here are a few images from a recent health and fitness sports portait shoot I did. It was a great time of year to shoot with the autumnal foliage adding colour, as well as near-empty woods to let loose in.