Matt Russell is a Photographer and Director living in London.
Working in food, travel, lifestyle, editorial, and portraiture, his natural, inimitable style has established him as a sought-after photographer and director. He seeks to capture in his work the stories of the people and places he encounters, and find the exceptional in everyday characters, food and landscapes. He has an inherent ability to work closely with clients to achieve their vision for both editorial and advertising.
Matt has worked with some of the biggest and most respected food brands and icons in the industry, including The River Cafe, Mildreds, Jamie Oliver, Anna Jones, Joseph Trivelli and Yasmin Khan. He is also a regular contributor to The Guardian, as well as being featured in editorials such as The Times Magazine, Observer Food Monthly, Waitrose Food Magazine and Conde Nast Traveller. His work has been published by some of the most respected publishers such as Phaidon, Bloomsbury, 4th Estate, Hardie Grant, Pavilion and Octopus. Spanning photography and film, his advertising clients include Waitrose & Partners, Colmans, Diageo, Harrods, Hellmanns, Seven Seas, Costa and Johnnie Walker.
Matt is also the co-founder of Grocery Studios. A North London photographic studio and creative workspace, home to a community of photographers and directors.
Waitrose & Partners / Diageo / Unilever / The Guardian / Bloomsbury / The River Cafe / Phaidon / Harrods