Model: Holly M @ Leni's. Fashion editorial for The View Magazine

This is Africa – fashion editorial for The View Magazine

With the string of Africa-inspired designs in SS14 collections about to hit the street, I sat down with fashion stylist Dasha Egay to produce an editorial for The View Magazine. During a very creative brainstorming session, we quickly came up with the mood: strong, confident, proud. Now, all we had to …

Fashion shoot for creative agency in Angel, London. Model: Sophie.

Creativity captured

A startup creative agency, StyleKandi, opened its doors and needed images to showcase its abilities. The location chosen was the Enhance beauty salon in Angel, London. In rapid succession I photographed three models, pampered by a team of wardrobe and hair stylists and makeup artists.

Edgy fashion editorial. Model: Jasmine. London

The look

I met Jasmine in northern Stockholm one overcast summer morning to shoot some retro inspired fashion images with a link to the late 80s. We’d been discussing the shoot over the last week and had settled on an moody monochrome theme.

Model portfolio shoot. Karin. Stockholm & London

Get signed by a top model agency

Being a model involves a lot more than being pretty. An important step is to get a decent portfolio, or at least a few good images, to present to agencies. Karin contacted me for just this reason. She wanted strong fashion photographs to show off her best features, to impress the agencies and …

Location fashion portrait, Sweden. Model: Olga. Photo: Donald Linderyd, London

Location, location, location… for portraits

Finding the right location can make or break a photograph. For these fashion portraits the brief was to get something that gave a feeling of exploring Africa. A trip to the african continent would have been nice, but the budget was just not there, so we had to make do with Sweden. …

Helena. Hollywood portrait

How to create a glamorous Hollywood portrait

Do you want to look like a Hollywood star? Don’t want to spend hours on the treadmill or go under the knife and still look fabulous? One of the simple alternatives is to get your portrait taken – Hollywood style. Get a big print and hang it on the wall and …

Assi. Model portfolio portrait

Model portfolio shoot in 6 Celsius

Last year, a newly started modeling agency called me as they needed some simple images to introduce a couple of models to the market. Naturally I obliged. With a limited budget they still wanted to shoot on location, to add a bit of variety in the portfolio, so we found …

Helena. Outdoor portrait

Great looking outdoor portraits made easy

How do you create fantastic looking portraits that resembles anything like the images we see in the glossy magazines, rather than pictures of people squinting in the sun or with raccoon eyes? Well, there is nothing replacing professional experience, but with a little training it’s remarkably easy to make huge improvements. …