At the back end of 2015 I shot the look book for the UK's premier snowboard retailer The Snowboard Asylum. It was for their new clothing range. Here are a few of the finished shots -
Known as a track cyclist [and certainly living up to that reputation with numerous Olympic and World gold medals to his name] earlier in his career Geraint has transformed himself into a brilliant road cyclist, much like Sir Bradley Wiggins before him. As a domestique for Team Sky he has been helping Chris Froome take a substantial lead in this year's Tour de France. We may even see him as the leader of a team in the near future and going for the overall victory himself.
This is a portrait of him I was commissioned to shoot a few years ago whilst he was still track racing. Shot in an impromptu studio in the corner of the National Cycling Centre, Manchester on my 5x4 field camera. Something Gearing was a little intrigued by -
So, issue 6 of The Ride Journal was launched on Friday night at LookMumNoHands [their strawberry and banana smoothies are very nice indeed] and the issue is beautiful. I haven't put it down yet as there isn't a dud article in there.
So a few weeks back I was up at the Manchester velodrome shooting a leg of the Revolution track series. The article will be in the next issue of The Ride Journal and will be out around February of 2012. Here is a quick peek at one of the shots -
Off up to Manchester to the National Cycling Centre this weekend to shoot a commission for The Ride. Just checking I have enough film and Polaroid and getting all the digital camera batteries charged up. Bit of a flying visit though which is a pity as I haven't been to Manchester for a couple of years now.