Dungerness - on the edge .Landscapes are often in places that are not beautiful but have a story .
Advertising commision for E&J Gallo - a DPS in Sunday Papers - one of my first selected images for the AoP awards. Happy Days
Norfolk Broads a background for a logistics company ,taken on medium format digital
JP Morgan Pensions ,a landscape with people was a signiture approach on many commissions as an advertising photographer specialising in landscape and people . This is a typical image that shows a lifestyle for a pension fund .
A brief to commuicate good communicate for your Land Rover is very important the location was in the desert area in the desert near Almeria in Spain although it was to look like somewhere in the middle East as it was for that market .Multi part comp .
From the Project -A year in the Teme Valley -
From a Year in Teme Valley ,Project
From the Exhibition,'A year in the Teme Valley' shot in Worcestershire and Herefordshire culminating as an exhibition at the Marley Crown Gallery ,
Trees have a magical quality ,this is part of an ongoing project that I may never finish.
A very stormy January shows the welcoming lights of the Harbour atPorthleven. The Cornish villageI have visited for years and never seen two days the same, the light ever changing and always special, or am I just an old romantic ?
Wales , a country with some of the most wonderful drives in the world.Except weekends when those drivers get out and about .
Photography -Lawrence King Publications -Cover
The church where the Bard was buried ,photographer -Lorentz Gullachsen -On the river Avon -
Warwickshire 's- best kept village for many years. As an advertising photographer based in the midlands ,I was very surprised to have not found out about the beautiful village with grade 1 listed Cotswold stone bridge . I eventually moved here for a couple of years and have photographed in this village for many clients including Honda and Heart of England Tourism .
Landscape photography is one of my great loves and this campaign has to be one of my all time favorites . Using a 5x4 and working with a short window to get the twilight . A great location and a great advertising campaign for E&J Gallo .
Landscape advertising photography for the Californian Winegrowers . This image was selected for the AFAEP awards and was one of my breakthrew images . Early mornings and long days are part of the job,but what a job !
Birmingham as a destination for Heart of England Tourism -November sunshine produced sunbeams in one of Birmingham's many parks .I produced a series of photographic landscapes in Birmingham to promote the city ,now this positive photography campaign has paid off as Birmingham is attracting great development and investment .Advertising photography works and I am very proud to have made a small contribution the process .
Rialto Bridge,Grand Canal for Airmiles advertising campaign . Agency - AIS,Art Director Steve Stretton . It has been a great experience to have photographed landscapes and lifestyle photography in this city on the water .
Night shot at Elan
location Almeria Spain ,for Middle East
Airmiles shot for AIS,
Cornwall, this was the money shot after two days waiting for the weather to clear. However I prefer the more moody image and it illustrates that a landscape photographer above all else requires patience .Final ad did not appear as the research came back poor. I still love advertising photography .
'Gifts' 02 Campaign for AIS,shot in New Zealand,with searchparty productions.
Airmiles -commission -AIS - AD -Steve Stretton
A very stormy January shows the welcoming lights of the Harbour at Porthleven . The Cornish villageI have visited for years and never seen two days the same , the light ever changing and always special , or am I just an old romantic ?
I have worked at this location on a variety of projects -this is a personal image that was taken on a day off .
Cornwall, ah Cornwall.
The famous Roaches for Heart of England Tourism
Wales , a country with some of the most wonderful drives in the world.Except weekends when those drivers get out and about .This image was for a brief that required a space for lots of copy. Advertising photographers have to remember that when composing .
Andaluzia , landscapes , Jerez Sherry,windmills just missing the bulls.
Landscape photographer producing images for fine art and commercial needs often supplied as stock images with international agencies such as Lensmodern ,Gallerystock & Getty images .This image was part of my 'Year in Teme Valley ' project .
Part of an extended landscape photography project this is one of the final one hundred images that document and celebrate the Elan Valley. This is where much of Birmingham's drinking water comes from. The valley is now a beautiful mature landscape that is a destination and resource that out Victorian forefathers created . The work was a response to the photography that was archived in Birmingham Library and was part of an exhibition in Birmingham & Wales .
A year inTeme Valley , In Worcestershire from a project that I instgated that provided a perfect demonstration of what a location photographer can atchieve in a small area over a year .
From the Exhibition,'A year in the Teme Valley' photographed in Worcestershire and Herefordshire and culminating as an exhibition at the Marley Crown Gallery ,The resulting landscape photographs are sold worldwide especially to those who have fond memories of the Teme valley ,one of the UK's landscape gems .
I have lived in or near the Cotswolds for many years and love its outstanding natural beauty .I have photographed in the Cotswolds since I graduated as a photographer and continue to photograph this beautiful landscape for advertising commissions and produce stock images and fine art prints.This photograph was taken just before a storm near Shipston on Stour ,in the district of Stratford on Avon ,Warwickshire . This is at the edge of the Cotswolds but still provides great locations for an Advertising landscape photographer .