Lorentz Gullachsen - introduction to his experience and professional practice as an Advertising , Portrait and Commercial photographer.
Photographer -Stratford on Avon - Birmingham - London
mobile - 07836 504777
landline -01608 695050
I am an experienced Advertising ,Commercial and Portrait photographer working for advertising agencies, designers and direct clients. specialising in portraits ,lifestyle and travel .
Producing Portraits and Commercial photography on location or in studios in Stratford on Avon, Coventry , Birmingham & London.
I have worked in London,New York ,Paris & Birmingham and I am now based in Warwickshire.
In 2008 with a few gongs and many thousands of Air Miles, I returned to Birmingham City University (BIAD) to study and gained an MA ( Visual Communication ) in 2010 .
This study provided me with more knowledge and skills and has invigorated my work and also provides clients with more than just my photographic and production skills.
I can provide an insight into the visual communication that is employed for each project and help enable the appropriate communication style is made to the right audience .
For many years I have delivered images for advertising agencies, designers, media production companies and direct clients. I relish editorial commissions and work with the third sector.
My associates and I provide location photography for the hospitality and travel industry photographing food, restaurants, interiors & exteriors, personal and lifestyle images to provide the marketing material for hotels & venues.
Living near Stratford on Avon a few miles from one of my studio facilities I work in London, Coventry & across Warwickshire and the Midlands.
I work as a one man reportage photographer or as a producer / photographer on large projects with many trusted associates.
Include - Rolls Royce ,Bentley, Honda, O2, Vodaphone, SKB, Ragley, WRAP, British Lung Foundation, Heart of England, English Tourist Board, Welsh Development Agency, Swedish Tourism, KLM, Korean Air, Marsh & Parsons, Royal Palaces, Birmingham Council, BBG, RSC.
Corporate portraits for numerous companies .
Healthcare and charities .Asthma UK ,British Lung Foundation ,Guide Dogs for the Blind .
AGENCIES , DESIGNERS & PRODUCTION AGENCIES include :
M&C Saatchi, JWT, Archibald Ingall Stretton, McCann's ,Euro RSCG , Cogents, BBH, Y&R, The Partners, Limbo, HJSW, BraveSpark & SKY
Portraits are held in the National Portrait Gallery and archive material in the Photography collection at Birmingham Central Library
Awards + Exhibitions
Association of Photographers Gold, Silver, Merits and selections since 1988-2017.
AoP Best in Advertising single image 2017
SUN Awards (Shot up North)
D&AD - Yellow Pencils
International Colour Awards
West Midlands Art Prize 2010 Winner
B&H Awards - GOLD
Movers & Shakers -Faces of a Changing City - Birmingham Symphony Hall 2005/6.
V Word - - London ,Liverpool ,Mancester & Birmingham 2006/7
Venice 30 - Drummond Street Gallery London NW1 - 2014
Festival Faces - ArtsHouse Stratford upon Avon 2015
AQUA - exploring the element that is essential for life.
ArtsHouse, Stratford upon Avon, CV37. 2017
Publications include :
British Journal of Photography
Lurzer's Archive -Worlds Best Advertising Photographers
Image (AoP) magazine
Photography - John Ingledew - Laurence King Publisher - updated text and photographs including the cover, this is now a standard Text for design Students across the World - 2013.