Mark is a former staff photographer for an international picture agency and he has covered editorial and sporting assignments all around the world. Exciting memories include covering 2 FIFA World Cup Championships, 3 UEFA European Championships, 4 IAAF World Athletic Championships and photographing the American President George W. Bush in the Oval Office of the White House. Mark has a vast experience in corporate & editorial photography and his editorial work and portrait assignments are regularly featured on the covers of numerous regional & national magazines and newspapers. Mark is a UK photographer for Sweden's largest daily morning newspaper Dagens Nyheter and a UK contracted photographer for Finland's and the Nordic's largest daily morning newspaper Helsingin Sanomat
Likes : Hiking in the Lake District & Cornwall, Real ale in traditional pubs, A full English, Formula 1, Kite surfing, Sushi at Wasabi, Art deco.
Favourite place in London : Shoreditch. I love the diversity of the area, the positive start-up atmosphere, the street food and galleries.
Partner Photographer - Marianne
Following her photography studies in Sweden Marianne starting working as a freelance photographer & picture editor, she was then head hunted by Swedish Television and was employed with them for 16 years. She became part of Swedish Television’s Press & Communications department where she was involved in countless television productions filmed on location and in the studio, her duties being that of photographer, picture editor and communicator. As well as being an accomplished photographer Marianne is in charge of all the post production and she has exceptional skills in Photoshop and Indesign.
Likes : English fish & chips & Swedish smorgasbord, The London Underground (it's true), The boat life and walks along the Thames Path, Hiking.
Favourite place in London : SE1. I love the Shard for its architecture and views over London and its neighbour Borough Market for its food, diversity & vibrancy.
Team Videographer / Producer - Pieter
Pieter is a self shooting producer/director who has worked as an award winning photojournalist before switching to filmmaking 11 years ago. Since then he has worked on a wide variety of projects, from feature films and documentaries to corporate videos, conferences & corporate event filming. This brings variety, flexibility and different viewpoints to the projects he is working on.
Likes : Dancing, Tennis, Yoga, Hiking in nature, Motorcycles and spending time with my daughter.
Favourite place in London : Getting into the greenery of Hampstead Heath to get away from the hustle and bustle. Swimming in the lake in the summertime. Haven’t been brave enough to join the winter swimmers, yet!
Team Photographer and Marketing - Natalie
Earned her BA (Hons) Communication & Promotion (1st Class) and subsequently worked within advertising and marketing before deciding that she wanted to join the family business. In her previous role as Project and Marketing Manager she worked for a top agency with clients including The British Library, The Design Museum and Nike. Since joining Earthy Photography, Natalie works as a photographer and assists Marianne in post production.
Likes: Weekend art exhibitions, independent magazines, graphic design, lazy Sundays, coffee, street food, hiking and seeing the views… More coffee.
Favourite place in London : Shoreditch. Having previously worked there I got to know it well and loved the vintage shops, the outdoor food markets and the great atmosphere of the place.
Team Photographer - Graham
Graham is a Man of Kent - not a Kentish Man, the term indicating that he was born South of the River Medway in the 'Garden of England'. Having spent over 3 years at sea in the oil and gas industry, Graham's feet are now firmly on dry land as a full time professional corporate & event photographer, both on-location and in the studio. Before turning pro in 2009, Graham spent 7 years in publishing and developed a love for the printed medium which is still true today in a world dominated by digital photography. Graham’s working day always begins early by walking his beloved 'Pearl', his Labrador, best friend and part time model of 9 years.
Likes : The Coast, Blue-sky Winter days, Cream teas, an Open fire (preferably in a pub!), Village cricket.
Favourite place in London : Columbia Road (especially when the flower market is on).
Team Videographer / Editor - Pia
Pia is a self-shooting producer/director specialising in camera operation and editing. She holds a master’s degree in Digital Media and Filmmaking, and is experienced working in multi-camera studio environments as well as on a variety of other projects ranging from corporate and promotional videos to documentaries, TV series, music videos and short films. Since starting off as a camera operator for live events more than 10 years ago, Pia has filmed and edited videos for various conferences, trade shows, live performances and other both small and large-scale events. Equipped with extensive technical knowledge and a wide range of broadcast and production experience, she thrives in creative and challenging environments.