Portraits

Robin Williams for the Observer

1999.  Whist visiting magazines in NY I got a call from the Observer: “Do you want to photograph Robin Williams tomorrow?  We have half an hour at the Dorchester..?” I cut my trip short and touched down in London on the morning of the shoot. Arriving at the hotel with the writer William Leith, we […]


Bill Nighy for Spectator Life


Jean Paul Gaultier for The Sunday Times


Sam Laidlaw for Management Today


Max Clifford

I’m always interested in how my images will be perceived in the long term. It’s been almost 2 decades since this shoot of Max Clifford. Shot on colour transparency, it was one of my first jobs for the Observer magazine, a piece on PRs. As well as a conventional portrait, I wanted a paparazzi inspired […]


Jojo Moyes for Stern


Mo Farah in the Observer


Bonnie Wright in Senegal for Oxfam


Rupert Grint for the Sunday Times


Nick Grimshaw for the Sunday Times


Ocado for Management Today


Adam Crozier for Management Today


David Baddiel for the Sunday Times


David Icke for the Sunday Times


Single Dad Project

The year that followed my divorce was the most difficult of my life. Overwhelmed by panic, despair and confusion, the hardest thing for me was the possibility of it having a corrosive effect on my children. However, through acceptance, forgiveness and love my ex and I found a way to celebrate our time together and truly become […]


Joanna Lumley for the Observer


Jo Swinson for the Observer


Baroness Thatcher for Time

This was a shoot I thought wouldn’t happen. I was simply too young to photograph her in her prime. As the first woman PM, she loomed so large over my childhood and then politically radicalised my generation. So I wasn’t her number one fan but it was humbling to see the Iron Lady succumbing, as […]


Oscar Pistorius

In 2011 I traveled to South Africa to shoot Oscar Pistorius for Outside magazine. I spent an enjoyable day with him at the University of Pretoria athletics track. He seemed warm, kind and genuine.  An authentic hero. My thoughts are with him and the families of all concerned.


Mo Farah for the Guardian Weekend


Daniel Craig for the Telegraph July 2000


Charlotte Church


Gillian Anderson


Jimmy Savile for The Observer 13/8/2007