Blog: Portrait Photography Posts by Tommy Martin

  • Diane Lawrenson

    Bronze figurative sculpture by Diane Lawrenson, photographed by Tommy MartinIt’s always good to do something different. And I’m always up for a challenge. Sculptor Diane Lawrenson approached me to photograph some of her outstanding work which definitely ticked the something different box. She wanted the life-size, dark bronze pieces shot on a black background, which ticked the challenge box. Shooting figurative sculpture falls somewhere ... View Images...
  • Another Place, Another Panorama

    Rampsbeck Country House, Ullswater, Cumbria. Photo by Tommy MartinI was recently approached by the team from Watergate Bay hotel in Cornwall to take some shots for their new venture, called Another Place. Their latest acquisition, for what will eventually become a collection of unique hotels, is The Rampsbeck Country House Hotel, right on the shore of Ullswater. They needed PR shots of the ... View Images...
  • David Williams-Ellis Portraits

    Figurative sculptor David Williams-Ellis at work in his studio in Lazonby, CumbriaEarlier this year I had the opportunity to shoot some portraits of celebrated figurative sculptor David Williams-Ellis. I jumped at the chance to visit his studio while he was working on pieces for his upcoming Elemental show. As well being an incredible sculptor, and all-round nice guy, David at work made a fascinating subject to photograph. His attention to detail is ... View Images...
  • Prodigy

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  • Rizzle Kicks

    Last November I had a chance to see a friend I haven’t seen in far too long. He happens to one half of Rizzle Kicks, who were passing through town on tour, so as well as catching up with Jordan, we got to see their fantastic show. It’s been a very long time since I last ... View Images...
  • Conversations with Wabbit

    See, this is what happens when a photographer is left in charge of children. My son at 6 months old, with favourite toy Wabbit… Share this:TwitterLinkedInFacebookGoogleEmail View Images...
  • Meeting Great Granddad

    My son, barely a month old, meeting his Great Grandfather, Howard for the first time. Share this:TwitterLinkedInFacebookGoogleEmail View Images...
  • New Life

    My son, aged 15 minutes. Share this:TwitterLinkedInFacebookGoogleEmail View Images...
  • Wigan John

    A portrait session for local musician John Wilde that got out of control when a scooter and a green screen became involved… Share this:TwitterLinkedInFacebookGoogleEmail View Images...

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