A Way of Seeing

Fashion, hair and beauty photographer in Nottingham, East Midlands with clients in London and all over the UK, Michael Lau is a renowned nationally published photographer.

Michael has worked with many talented hair stylists and salons creating beautiful images for collections and competition work. Over the last few years Michael has helped his clients reach the Grand Final of the GHD Hair Awards on two occasions, the regional finals of the L’Oreal Colour Trophy on numerous occasions and created many amazing collections for salons.

Michael has also been a fashion photographer since 2002 working with clients like Spoylt Lingerie, Blue Bella, Diesel, Eternal Spirits. His work has been printed in UK Vogue, GQ, Hello! Magazine, Lingerie Buyer, Menswear Buyer amongst others. Michael has worked at London Fashion Week and both he and his work has appeared on BBC Television. Most recently for Lady Sophia Bentley-Tonge’s ‘Falling Awake’ Couture Collection.

Portraiture is another passion. His strong belief that a true portrait is beyond just capturing a likeness but actually likens it to cutting a slice from the soul in order to create the image. Michael has worked with personalities including Johnny Vegas, Shobna Gulati, Rebecca Grant, Olympian Ben Challenger amongst many others.

Whether utilising his fully equipped studio or working on location, Michael is equally at home delivering quality images. His professional but friendly approach does not just begin and end with the photography. He can help you plan your project to maximise success. Michael can help source models, make-up artists, hair stylists, wardrobe stylists and film-makers. He also has his own in-house post-production / graphic design team to give your images the final touch of polish and can even incorporate your finished images into brochures, cards and other promotional literature for your business.

Whatever your photographic needs, Michael always ensures the highest levels of creativity and quality.

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