Albums Categories: Creative Portraits

  • Evil Queen

    Evil Queen

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    Taking a darker angle on the typical evil queen trope. With Xenia, shot at the Boardroom in Derby.

  • Wedding Fine Art

    Wedding Fine Art

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    I’d found a vintage wedding dress and I hadn’t found a model to suit it. Then I heard that Lydia was at Zavod Studio and I thought she’d be ideal. The dress is possibly 1940s; it features pockets and a bolero. The odd thing about the pockets – or at least odd to me not…

  • Show Girls

    Show Girls

    I’ve always thought that idea for anything bespoke starts with the conversation between client and the artist/supplier. So I view imagery as something that needs to be brought into existence, to evolve and be nurtured. So it’s rare that I go to an event where the set has already been designed, the costumes are already…

  • Creative Makeup Again

    Creative Makeup Again

    Another session focussing on creative makeup. Featuring AMKmodel and Fern Lynch-Bowers as MUA. Shot at Zavod Studio, Sheffield

  • Makeshift

    Makeshift

    Creating a dress by hanging and clipping the fabric

  • Fearless

    Fearless

    This was loosely, very loosely, inspired by Netflix’s adaptation of Cowboy Bebop. That set the theme that we then riffed on and went in different directions.

  • Mobility

    Mobility

    Grace and me had discussed a shoot before, and then accelerated when she contacted me wanting images that featured her modern mobility aids. We’d agreed on a gothic or spooky theme for some of the images, using Lacrimosa as the musical influence. You can see a loose fence that I’d fabricated from older-style walking sticks.…

  • Creative Makeup

    Creative Makeup

    Images from Creative Makeup shoots

  • Disco Darkness 2

    Disco Darkness 2

    I’d already booked Zavod Studio in Sheffield for two shoots, one person followed by another on the same theme. But heard a couple of days before that the second model had to isolate. So Annie stepped in with a day’s notice and got into the theme.

  • Disco Darkness 1

    Disco Darkness 1

    Emily proposed the theme of Disco Darkness after we’d discussed lighting, clothing and what we could do with the space available. Shot at Zavod Studio, Sheffield.