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Gabriela Herman

Great press for Gabriela on Artsy. She is hailed as a ‘master of light’ in a feature on what makes a portrait good.

Her long-term personal project, The Kids, documenting adult children of gay parents, features in the article.

View more 18 Jul 2019
Sarah M Lee

Sideways glance at Wimbledon 2019 - capturing human moments away from the courts.

View more 18 Jul 2019
Gabriela Herman

Fellow photographer Farah Al Qasimi shot for The New York Times.

View more 18 Jul 2019
Greg Funnell

Lifestyle travel work from a shoot for Away’s latest campaign, in collaboration with British designed Alex Eagle.

18 Jul 2019
Sarah M Lee

Portrait shoot for The Guardian with actor and activist Rose McGowan.

View more 18 Jul 2019
Everyone

Great news to see Visa’s Christmas campaign win at Cannes Lions last week.

Our photographers Jørn Tomter and Sarah M Lee shot part of the UK campaign, which is all about supporting communities and getting people back to their local high street shops.

View more 25 Jun 2019
Sarah M Lee

Exclusive backstage scenes by Sarah documenting one of the world’s top ballet dancers.

Sarah photographed Sergei Polunin and his company’s dress rehearsals ahead of their week-long stint at The London Palladium.

See below for her photo essay in The Guardian.

View more 17 Jun 2019
Jørn Tomter

Great to see Jørn among The Pitch Fanzine’s picks for top creative talent.

He is featured in the magazine’s special issue, Pitch Creative Talent, showcasing what it describes as ‘stand-out creative talent making their mark right now’.

View more 14 Jun 2019
Greg Funnell

Read Greg’s latest blog post for some insight on the challenges of a tricky travel shoot in Sierra Leone.

He talks about his approach and experience documenting the life and landscapes of oyster farmers in the country’s remote Bonthe Island.

View more 11 Jun 2019
Jens Görlich

Jens has been busy shooting landscapes around the world.

It includes aerial work from Vancouver.

See more below.

View more 22 May 2019
Jens Görlich

Epic new landscape work by Jens, shot in Germany.

See more of these in his albums.

View more 22 May 2019
Greg Funnell

Jørn is among the winners for this year’s Portrait of Humanity, run by 1854 Media, with this ‘Ghanaian Astronaut’ photograph.

It is from the Cosmo Kids project, a collaboration with creative director Thomas Ollivier, about the power of children’s imaginations and dreams.

Jørn shot a series of portraits of children from different countries dressed in space suits.

View more 22 May 2019
Greg Funnell

Greg’s Sierra Leone work has put him among the finalists for this year’s AOP (The Association of Photographers) awards.

He travelled to the remote Bonthe Island to document oyster farming and how a programme to make it a sustainable source of food and local income has developed.

To find out more about Greg’s experiences on this assignment and his photographic approaches, follow the link below to his blog post.

View more 22 May 2019
Sarah M Lee

It’s been BAFTA time again for Sarah.

She documented the red carpet and backstage action at this year’s TV awards with her unique approach.

View more 22 May 2019
Surya Balakrishnan

Latest ad work for online food delivery company Swiggy.

Directed by Surya as part of a series of commercial films.

View more 1 May 2019
Greg Funnell

New portrait work by Greg.

View more 1 May 2019
Jesse Burke

Jesse’s shoot with Hernan del Valle in the latest issue of Harvard’s Radcliffe Magazine.

Hernan is a respected humanitarian aid expert.

View more 1 May 2019
Surya Balakrishnan

Surya has directed a series of ad films for online food delivery company Swiggy, in India.

Watch the first one below.

View more 1 May 2019
Sarah M Lee

New work by Sarah - observations around Los Angeles.

Lines and shapes of Hollywood architecture.

View more 1 May 2019
Greg Funnell

Great press for Greg’s Gaucho project in The Guardian.

View more 1 May 2019
Jesse Burke

New work by Jesse for Fruit Of The Loom.

All about soft cotton for tough kids.

View more 1 May 2019
Surya Balakrishnan

Another new ad film for Surya.

This time For Kashmir Cooking Oil.

Watch it below.

View more 1 May 2019
Greg Funnell

Shooting snow polo in St Moritz, Switzerland, for Gentleman’s Journal.

Follow the link below for more of Greg’s active work.

View more 9 Apr 2019
Jesse Burke

An image from Jesse’s Wild & Precious project has been accepted into American Photography 35.

A sourcebook for the year’s best photos, AP 35 comes out later this year in a printed book and online.

View more 9 Apr 2019
Gabriela Herman

More footwear shoots for New York’s The Cut column.

This time it’s U.S. TV and radio host Bevy Smith.

View more 9 Apr 2019
Gabriela Herman

Designer Isaac Mizrahi shot for United Airlines’ Hemispheres magazine.

View more 9 Apr 2019
Surya Balakrishnan

Surya’s film for YouTube is now out.

It’s all about the channel’s social impact initiative to support women across the globe in science and technology.

View more 9 Apr 2019
Greg Funnell

Shoot with business editor Sarah Gordon, for the Financial Times, on her insights after 20 years at the newspaper.

View more 9 Apr 2019
Greg Funnell

New work shooting champion triathlete Sebastian Kienle for Red Bull’s mag, The Red Bulletin.

9 Apr 2019
Micheal McLaughlin

Micheal has shot new campaign work for a leading global building materials and solutions company.

The photography is part of LafargeHolcim’s ongoing brand campaign taking a closer look at key global infrastructure projects.

Micheal’s work involved shoots in more than a dozen locations forming part of the Kenya Standard Gauge Railway project.

21 Mar 2019
Greg Funnell

Campaign shoot for Hollywood actor Chris Hemsworth’s new health and fitness app, Centrfit.

Shot on location at Blok London.

View more 28 Feb 2019
Interview with Guy Martin

British documentary photographer Guy Martin was on his way to becoming a semi pro surfer before photography came along, propelling him into a very different world: one of revolutions in the Middle East and North Africa, and other places in periods of transition. But then came a near-death experience while covering the Libyan uprising in 2011. Guy’s injuries were so bad that he had to learn to walk again and also re-find his photographic focus.

Read more 19 Feb 2019
Sarah M Lee

It’s awards season again and Sarah has been doing her thing.

Latest monochrome highlights from the red carpet and behind the curtain.

View more 14 Feb 2019
Jens Görlich

New work shot for Lufthansa magazine.

The story documents one of the world’s most unusual airports, based at Barra beach, in the Outer Hebrides, Scotland.

It’s the only beach airport globally for scheduled flights.

14 Feb 2019
Noah Sheldon

Latest film from Noah’s ongoing series of video documentaries bringing life to the labour market in China.

Live Streamer, part of Work-is, tells the story of Jing Zi, one of a growing number of Internet personalities who has made her career from live-streaming.

Tens of thousands of people tune in daily to watch her broadcast live from a phone in Beijing.

Click the link below to watch the film.

View more 31 Jan 2019
Noah Sheldon

Short film about a wig factory, as Noah continues to document jobs in China.

Click on the link below to see the film.

View more 28 Jan 2019
Sarah M Lee

New observations capturing after-party moments.

Art school life in London.

24 Jan 2019
Greg Funnell

Cover shoot for Red Bulletin on the world’s most advanced jet suit and its lone British inventor.

Greg spent time with Richard Browning, of Gravity, at a secret Wiltshire test centre.

By all accounts a crazy but fascinating shoot to undertake.

View more 24 Jan 2019
Gabriela Herman

New outdoor work shot for Better Homes and Gardens, featuring the 170-acre Naples Botanical Garden in Florida.

View more 24 Jan 2019
Gabriela Herman

Latest work in a series of shoots for New York mag’s The Cut column.

It’s all about focusing on what people wear to work. And this time it’s a portrait of Mimi Valdés, chief creative officer of Pharrell’s i am OTHER company.

View more 21 Jan 2019
Jesse Burke

Cover shoot for Brown Alumni Magazine.

Portraits of climate scientist Bathsheba Demuth are in the latest issue.

View more 17 Jan 2019
Sarah M Lee

New portrait work for The Guardian of musician Jimothy Lacoste.

View more 15 Jan 2019
Jesse Burke

Outdoor work by Jesse documenting summer moments in Cape Cod.

1 Jan 2019

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