I started my freelance professional photographic career in the mid eighties in London. In those days I used to photograph mainly still life and architecture for ad agencies, magazines and design groups, and also architects.
Times have changed and I now live in Rome in Italy. Nowadays I find most of my work takes me away from the studio out into the city or beyond. I shoot a variety of people on location, including corporate portraits, reportage and city scapes, interiors and travel. I also shoot events such as conferences and conventions, and press work, covering cinema and culture, politics, the Six Nations Rugby at the Stadio Olimpico and other sports, and from demonstrations to fashion shows.
I have photographed a Vespa scooter in the Trevi Fountain, and been left alone to my own devises shooting priceless Bernini statues and other artworks in the Borghese Gallery in Rome.
Some of the advertising agencies and clients I have worked with between Milan and Rome include:
European Parliamentary Forum on Population & Development
UpFront Film and Production Ltd. Hong Kong.
British American Tobacco Italia
Tata Steel UK
University of Dallas,
Fédération Equestre Internazionale
Young and Rubicam, Rome;
Montagero e Montagero, Milan,
McCann Erickson, Rome;
Saatchi & Saatchi Italia, Rome;
For brands such as Sony PlayStation,
Piaggio (Vespa Scooters),
Il Sole 24 Ore,
iGuzzini and the Fimag Group,
Corriera della Sera.
Editorial clients have included The Daily Telegraph, The Official Ferrari Magazine, Financial Times, Surface Magazine, Casa Vogue, Spazio Casa, Amica and Elle Decoration.
My photos have appeared in publications the U.K. and internationally including The Times and Sunday Times, Daily Telegraph, The Guardian, Italy and Italia magazines in the UK, World Traveller Magazine, Marie Claire of India, Beef! magazine, Hamburg; and Panorama, La Repubblica, L'Unità and the Corriera della Sera in Italy.
Images of mine have received recognition in the following competitions and awards.
2016 9th Annual International Color Awards: Finalist.
2015 PX3 Prix De La Photographie Paris. Gold: Advertising, Product
2015 One Eyeland, Bronze Award, Advertising, Public Service.
2015 One Eyeland, Finalist, Advertising, Portrait
2015 Moscow International Foto Awards: Honourable Mention: Architecture - Buildings
2015 Moscow International Foto Awards: Honourable Mention: Still Life
2014 One Eyeland, Bronze Award, Category: Editorial - Photo Essay
2014 One Eyeland, Finalist, Category: Architecture - Cityscapes
2009 Px3 Prix de le Photographie, Paris. People's choice. 2nd Prize. Category: Portraiture/family
2008 Px3 Prix de le Photographie, Paris. Honourable mention. Category: Photojournalism
2007 Px3 Prix de le Photographie, Paris. 3rd Prize, Category: Book project, people
2007 RPS International Print Exhibition, Entry selected for inclusion in exhibition
2005 AoP Open. Entry selected for inclusion in awards exhibition.