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"Jonathan has photographed International Alert's work in three different continents. He always becomes part of the team, needs a minimum amount of support and delivers stunning images which convey a real sense of humanity."
Phil Vernon
Director of Programmes
International Alert
"Whether on a farm in East Africa, a Trawler in the Atlantic or a Royal Palace in London, Jonathan consistently delivers photography that makes us look good to our clients. "
Paul Campbell
Director of Purple Patch Group
"Quality photography is absolutely essential to our brand. It’s who we are, what we do and the impact we have on the world. And that means working with a photographer like Jonathan, who understands what we are trying to achieve with our work."
THOM MCKAY,
Director of Communications
RTKL.COM
"Jonathan has been a pleasure to work with, professional, well organised, creative and always delivering to the brief. Considering the breadth of topics we have asked him to work on around the world, he has also shown himself to be resourceful and flexible. "
Judith Batchelar,
Director of Sainsbury's Brand
"Jonathan has travelled to Intergen's power plants in Mexico, Australia and Europe and produces consistently high quality photography. Intergen's values are all about a high-quality work force for which we consider him part of. "
Mark Somerset,
Vice President
InterGen Europe
"Waiting on a quote from the British Red Cross "
Wendy Solesbury MBE
Youth Development Manager, British Red Cross
"We work with photographers that try to capture the essence of our work and reflect our company values in terms of design. Jonathan produces excellent results every time with creative flair. He is highly professional to work with as well as personable. "
Sean Collins & James Felstead
Directors of CGL Architects.
"Whether on a farm in East Africa, a Trawler in the Atlantic or a Royal Palace in London, Jonathan consistently delivers photography that makes us look good to our clients. "
Paul Campbell
Director of Purple Patch Group
"Jonathan has been a pleasure to work with, professional, well organised, creative and always delivering to the brief. Considering the breadth of topics we have asked him to work on around the world, he has also shown himself to be resourceful and flexible. "
Judith Batchelar,
Director of Sainsbury's Brand
"Waiting on a quote from the British Red Cross "
Wendy Solesbury MBE
Youth Development Manager, British Red Cross
"Jonathan Banks has captured the faces of different people that vividly represent the human side of the conflict of Nagorno-Karabakh where each individual remains above all a human being with his or her right to be what they are, wherever they live, with dignity and in peace. "
EU Ambassador in Yerevan
"Jonathan has travelled to Intergen's power plants in Mexico, Australia and Europe and produces consistently high quality photography. Intergen's values are all about a high-quality work force for which we consider him part of. "
Mark Somerset
Vice President, InterGen Europe
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2013

10

Oct

Iconic Lighting Design

The iconic lighting company Flos asked me to photograph their new installation at their London showroom surrounding a range of lights that have been developed from the designs of Gino Sarfatti. The pictures have featured in the interiors magazine "Wallpaper*" and are currently on the front page of the Flos website under the title of "London Celebrates Gino Sarfatti"

http://www.flos.com/en/home

22

Jul

22 July 2013 Award Season

I was really pleased to hear that I won second place in the Editorial/Documentary - Single Image Category of the International Kontinent Awards for a photograph that I shot in Liberia

http://kontinentawards.com/results-2013/

I was also notified by the Humanity Photo Awards that my series of portraits entitled "Conflict is not the division of land but the division of people" photographed in the Caucasus, has been shortlisted for round two in the Portrait and Costume category. There were 7000 entries to the competition and 89 shortlisted in my category. You can see the announcement at

http://www.worldfpa.org/.

 

 

 

15

Jul

Planes, trains and Boris Johnson!

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On Friday 5th July the Emirates Aviation Experience was officially opened by Mayor of London, Boris Johnson and Tim Clark, President of Emirates Airline.

The Emirates Aviation Experience is a celebration of flight and includes four commercial flight simulators, a 3D hologram of the internal mechanisms of an aircraft, an HD video-wall and a full-size nose-cone and flight deck of an A380.

Photobanks Ltd covered the photography and film for the event which can be seen at

http://vimeo.com/70478235 with password "emirates"

10

Jul

Architectural and Interiors Photography

The architectural magazine "UK Construction" published a case study on architectural and interior photography citing Photobanks Ltd and two recent projects that I have photographed.

The article highlights the merits of using professional photography and should really be applied to every industry. It asks fundamental questions such as, if you are at the top of your game, working with the most talented staff and the best quality materials then why do so many companies overlook the importance of good photography to capture the design and finish of their work? Check out the article at