Archive for the ‘Portrait’ Category

Namvula – editorial portrait in Notting Hill

Posted by Emma on September 12, 2018 in Music, Portrait | No Comments

I met the grounded, charming and exceptionally talented Namvula in Notting Hill, to make a portrait to accompany a Rhythm Passport interview.  Check out her beautiful album Quiet Revolutions on Bandcamp.

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Louise Havell

Posted by Emma on August 20, 2018 in Commissions, Portrait | No Comments

A portrait/promo session with musician, composer and producer Louise Havell.

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Convos cover – Daymé Arocena

Posted by Emma on June 22, 2017 in Portrait | No Comments

Purdue Convocations, one of the oldest collegiate performing arts promotors in the US, has licensed my image of Daymé Arocena for the cover of their 2017-2018 season brochure.   SaveSave

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Portrait of the week – Joe, Panajachel

Posted by Emma on March 14, 2017 in Portrait | No Comments

A colourful character in Panajachel, often seen zipping around town on a BMX.

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Portrait of the week – Nubiya Brandon

Posted by Emma on January 13, 2017 in Portrait | No Comments

Nubiya Brandon, singer/MC with the musical collective Nubian Twist.  

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2016 in portraits

Posted by Emma on December 30, 2016 in Portrait | No Comments

Another year of portraits, although I missed my daily portrait after I completed the year-long challenge in February – I may embark on something similar again in 2017. There’s something about showing up to make work every day, independent of any project or commission… It isn’t always what you want to do but the rewards […]

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Cleo Cobb

Posted by Emma on May 8, 2016 in Portrait, Uncategorized | No Comments

Cleo Cobb is a designer of very cool kids clothes. She hired me to make some photographs for her website and marketing materials, and we spent a lovely couple of hours last month hanging in her studio, a creative haven tucked away in her top-floor flat in Victoria Park.    

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Venice portraits

Posted by Emma on April 7, 2016 in Portrait | No Comments

I spent the first week of April in Venice with a lovely bunch of Italian photographer friends, who I met last summer in Tuscany. (My life isn’t always like this.) Here are some portraits I made of friends and strangers.

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2015 in 12 portraits

Posted by Emma on January 26, 2016 in Portrait | 8 Comments

In mid January 2015 I decided I’d take a portrait a day and post it to social media. A challenge to myself to get out there and make work every day of the year, and only a ‘project’ in the loosest sense of the word. I’ve been mostly successful at this, missing a few days […]

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Portrait of the week – David

Posted by Emma on September 15, 2015 in Portrait | 2 Comments

So David was actually my portrait of last week, but I’m a bit behind and wanted to feature him, so here he is. I met David at a housewarming party and it soon became clear that we knew several people in common. Not particularly surprising, seeing as he runs a pub in my local area. I […]

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