Taking corporate and editorial portraits on location using environmental backgrounds outside, is a fun challenge integrating the subject, environment and light can be problematic if the ambient light is not quite right, e.g. harsh sunlight, deep shadows etc. The images below were taken on location in London, Surrey, Sussex and Kent. The photographs combine both [...]
Last year I was commissioned to take a series of images demonstrating the use of Nervecentre Software on mobile devices and computers. The shoot took place in a studio with both professional models and staff over a full day, photographing various scenarios where the EPR would be used in a clinical setting. Nervecentre Software design [...]
Some great highlights from another varied year shooting corporate portraits, healthcare, products, events and architecture. Nearly all the work shown was taken in London.
This year I was commissioned to take a series of images for a multi channel advertising campaign 'Looking after you' by Spire Healthcare. The shoot took place within Sunbeam studios West London. The studio was selected because of the beautiful Edwardian sash windows and quite small white walled space. The concept was to portray a doctor interacting [...]
Last year I was commissioned to take a series of patient ambassador portraits for the National Institute of Health Research's new campaign 'I Am Research'. The brief asked for the patient ambassadors to be shot within an environmental background that should different between each ambassador. I was to attend a meeting in London that the [...]
Photograph of Somerset House and Courtyard. Taken in 2001 on large format film (4×5 inches) with an Arca Swiss monorail camera. Copyright © Alex Orrow. All rights Reserved.
A selection of commissioned and non commissioned photography from last year.
London corporate portraits recently taken for the corporate press and PR of Antoine Baschiera founder and CEO of Early Metrics. Early Metrics are a unique ratings agency of start ups and SME's measuring the developmental potential of start ups and SME's. All the environmental portrait photographs were taken at Early Metrics London office and on the [...]
I now provide free of charge with every photoshoot long term cloud storage, back up and gallery review for all your licensed images and low resolution image files. This means that you can be sure of safe and secure storage of your images with 24/7 access. If you lose your images or you need to review a past [...]
Colour grading and toning provides a look similar to the many social media images found on instagram and elsewhere. This is not the same as applying a filter as you would in Instagram but a process that can be tailored to your specification and unique to a particular image or set of images. A few example [...]