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Editorial Photography Portfolio Websites | Tips and Examples

Get inspired by these amazing editorial photography portfolio websites and discover how you can create a stunning portfolio to showcase your editorial photography projects.

October 1, 2021
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Darrell Jackson

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About Darrell Jackson

Darrell Jackson is an experienced portrait and editorial photographer based in Los Angeles. Darrell is well versed in digital and film formats. Client's include Google, PUMA, and Dockers.

https://d-jacks.format.com
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Katelyn Cavaleri

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About Katelyn Cavaleri

Katelyn Cavaleri is a brand & dditorial photographer specializing in product, still life & lifestyle imagery in Missoula Montana.

https://katelyn-cavaleri.format.com
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hannah brown

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About hannah brown

Hannah Brown is an editorial and portrait photographer based in Suffolk, England. Hannah has a consistent and sustained vision, which is evident through her refined colour palette and her attention to detail, which allows her photographs to be clean and refined. Hannah’s muted visual approach to her photography enhances the nostalgic, melancholy feel of her images. Through working with a subdued colour palette, she is able to portray a calm and serene mood throughout her work.

https://hannahbrown.format.com
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Caitlin Ochs

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About Caitlin Ochs

Caitlin Ochs is a photojournalist based in New York covering feature stories and breaking news. Her ongoing documentary of water shortages on the Colorado River is a 2022 Covering Climate short feature finalist. A regular contributor to Reuters, The New York Times, and The Wall Street Journal, she loves exploring the world through the edges of her viewfinder and considers it a privilege to document the major issues and events of our time.

https://caitlin-gell.format.com
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Sonny Thakur

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About Sonny Thakur

Sonny Thakur is an commercial and editorial food and travel photographer in Manila, Philippines. His work is an exploration of the people he meets around the world and the 7000+ islands in the Philippines and the food they feed him. He has worked for publications such as The Wall Street Journal, The Financial Times, Forbes, Esquire, Travel + Leisure.

https://sonnythakur.format.com
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James

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About James

James Garcia is a freelance photographer specializing in lifestyle and portraiture and is based in the Bay Area California. Servicing the local area of San Jose and the surrounding areas.

https://jrgphotography.format.com
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Editorial Photography Tips: All About The Brand

An important skill of an editorial photographer is to be able to capture the essence and personality of the brand without having the brand in the photo. Having a deep understanding of the brand will allow you the foundation to stem your creativity.

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Christopher Valentine

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About Christopher Valentine

Christopher Valentine (b. 1992, Buffalo, NY) is a photographer living full-time on the road exploring the United States. Christophers photographic work is made through a constant resourcefulness to his surroundings and is cultivated through a heightened attention to detail. He specializes in creating abstract representations of daily life through a weaving together of landscapes, still-life, and portrait imagery to create an evocative web of narratives.

https://christopher-valentine.format.com
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Jesper Drejer

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About Jesper Drejer

Jesper Drejer Rundt is a Danish photographer based in Copenhagen, Denmark. Beauty, awkwardness, and fantasy are what inspires him the most in photography. Jesper seeks a feeling and a look that makes the viewer wonder and ask for more.

https://jesper-drejer.format.com
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Christian Carroll

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About Christian Carroll

Christian Carroll is a fashion/editorial/portrait photographer based in Bushwick, Brooklyn. They are also an award-winning feature film director (Out of Breath, Suicide or Lulu and Me in a World Made for Two). Inspired by the French New Wave and cinematic photography Carroll is inspired to make expressive, experimental, and character-driven photos and films.

https://christiancarroll.format.com
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Ryin Baskins

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About Ryin Baskins

Ryin Baskins is a Photographer from Queens, NY based in Atlanta, GA.

https://ryinb.format.com
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John Harvey Borja Lesmes

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About John Harvey Borja Lesmes

John Harvey Borja Lesmes is a Photographer and Arts Director focused on digital documentary and fashion campaigns. He completed studies in photography and gained experience in content creation within the industry. he currently resides in Barcelona.

https://john-harvey-borja-lesmes.format.com
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Kamil Kotarba

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About Kamil Kotarba

Kamil Kotarba is a visual artist, photographer and art director. Sleeping and food lover. Master's degree at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw. His work isn’t dominated by any visual style, it’s more about conceptual exploration. Works between art, fashion and commercial stuff. Addicted to images. Taking a lot of photos. Lives and works in Warsaw.

https://kamilkotarba.format.com
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Tips on Editorial Photography: Have Your Own Style

Finding your niche or style will help you steer your creative ship. Photographers need to find their own distinct style or feel. This will help you with the scope of your work – including your creative directions, the type of work you pursue, and the style of your online portfolio. Your style is like your signature.

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Brian Siambi

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About Brian Siambi

Brian Siambi is a photographer based in Nairobi, Kenya focusing mainly on fashion and travel photography. Brian started photography about 4 years ago with his phone and from there it grew more into fashion photography. Currently Brian is working on a personal project titled 'The Dark Matter Project' which is a collaborative project focusing on African models, fashion designers documenting their work through creative forms of editorial photography.

https://siambibrian.format.com
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Commonuncommon

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Commonuncommon is content and creative production team based in Milan. Substantial cross-sector experience, fashion, arts and design. Also creates street style and video storytelling.

https://commonuncommon.format.com
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Alyssa Lecompte

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About Alyssa Lecompte

Alyssa Lecompte is an architectural, travel, and editorial photographer based in Oregon + California who aims to capture the essence and soul of a moment. Working mostly with film.

https://alyssa-lecompte.format.com
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Mox Santos

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About Mox Santos

Mox Santos is a 26 year-old International Fashion Photographer who established himself in the UAE. He has been flying between Hong Kong, Morocco, India, and Dubai pursuing the career of being a Fashion Film Maker and Fashion Photography.

https://moxsantos.format.com
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jessica candradi

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About jessica candradi

Jessica Candradi is a self-taught photographer and a former pastry chef. It was 2012 in Melbourne while undergoing pastry and culinary studies when she bought her first camera and discovered her predilection towards the languages of photography. Irrevocably drawn to portraits and fashion editorials, she decided to the bullet before becoming a full-time photographer, she has been one ever since.

https://jessicacandradi.format.com
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Ronald Patrick

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About Ronald Patrick

Ronald Patrick grew up in Chile and now based he is between Switzerland and Germany. After studying Business and Economics, and working in the corporate world for 3 years, he undertook his passion for photography. Ronald has centered his work in the documentary field but have mixed it with corporate projects.

https://ronaldpatrick.format.com
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Editorial Photography Tips: Tell A Story

An editorial photography shoot revolves around telling a story that can either be placed beside the text or stand alone. The stories will then be shared in magazines, blogs, and other forms of new media. The story should be at the center of everything when it comes to editorial photography.

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Lanna Apisukh

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About Lanna Apisukh

Lanna Apisukh is a portrait and documentary photographer based in New York City. With a background in skateboarding and gymnastics, she is drawn to documenting youth and unique individuals walking their own path. Her work explores place, identity and individuality through colorful and honest stories she strives to create in her images.

https://lanna-apisukh.format.com
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David Velez

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About David Velez

David Velez is a portrait, fashion, and lifestyle photographer from Portugal, whose work focuses more on the male form, body, and beauty. David is photographing portraits, lifestyle,s and fashion.

https://davidvelezfotografia.format.com
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Emilia Staugaard

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About Emilia Staugaard

Emilia is a danish photographer. Her love for theatrics translated into her photography and evolved into a cinematic and romantic style, through which she tells intriguing stories, capturing her subjects with honesty, rawness and personality. The type of projects that excite her the most are the shoots where she gets the opportunity to work with storytelling in an intimate way, hereby tapping into her love of capturing who her subjects truly are.

https://emiliastaugaard.format.com
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Justin von Oldershausen

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About Justin von Oldershausen

Justin is an Iranian-American photographer shooting fashion editorial and documentary work. He was raised in Queens, New York by immigrant parents, studied finance in college and spent the next 10 years working in real estate, eventually as landlord to several buildings in the Bronx. His interest in photography began in early 2016, when he had just turned thirty.  Justin's select clients include W Magazine, The New York Times, Document Journal, Primary Paper, Muse, Interview and others.

https://jean-brown-eyef.format.com
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Mahdi Atif

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About Mahdi Atif

Mahdi Atif is a Milwaukee-born photographer, currently working in the Midwest. Mahdi's work lends a realistic, yet picturesque vision of the people and places that populate a collective cultural experience. Through a blend of portraiture & photojournalism, he is seeking to define the Black Midwestern identity.

https://mahdi-gransberry-vkyi.format.com
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Peter Westrup

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About Peter Westrup

Peter Westrup is an editorial and commercial photographer based in Malmö, Sweden. Some of his clients include SAS, IKEA, SJ, Probi, eOn, Norwegian and Riksbyggen.

https://peterwestrup.format.com
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Tips for Editorial Photography: Network

Getting yourself published as an editorial photographer is a big part of editorial photography, so your ability to network and sell your photographs is everything. Whether it is using LinkedIn, emailing brands, or attending different events and conferences, find ways to develop connections in the industry and pitch ideas

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Zandra

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Zandra Jungell was born between the valleys and mountains of Northern Sweden. Her works are concept-driven photo narratives, often inspired by her memories of growing up in Scandinavia with its contrasting periods of light and darkness. In 2017 Zandra received her BFA in Photography at the School of Visual Arts, New York City and since then she has been publishing and exhibiting her work.

https://zandrajungell.format.com
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NEIL WATSON

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About NEIL WATSON

Neil Watson is a photographer of Jamaican and East Indian descent. Through his medium, he aims to speak from his soul. Neil's artistic approach is meant to overcome the resistance and enter the flow of creation of something very human. He is currently producing work with National Geographic, and also continues to work with luxury brands such as Brunello Cucinelli, Luciano Barbera and Cartier who echo his feelings.

https://n-watson.format.com
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C-reel

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About C-reel

C-reel is a French photographer based between Bali & Paris specializing in fashion editorial, commercial and lifestyle photography. Clients include a variety of local and international brands and magazine publications. Available for projects on any continent.

https://c-reel.format.com
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Colin Dutton

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About Colin Dutton

Colin is a British photographer based in Italy working with commercial and editorial clients around Europe and North America.

https://colindutton.format.com
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Adrian Tuazon

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About Adrian Tuazon

Born and raised in the Philippines until his early teens, Adrian has since lived most of his life in Australia and makes his home in Melbourne. He was gifted a film camera around 20 years ago but it wasn't until later on that he decided to go back to school again to study photography.

https://adriantuazonphotography.format.com
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Brooke Warren

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About Brooke Warren

Brooke Warren is an editorial photographer who focuses on the intersection of culture and the environment. Her work ranges from documenting scientific efforts, portraiture, and expedition adventure photography, all with a photojournalistic approach. With a host of technical rope skills, she also specializes in photographing hard-to-access places.

http://brooklynwarren.format.com
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Tips for Editorial Photography: Practice Opens Doors

You’ll need to build a top-notch portfolio to land publications while keeping in mind that editorial photography is very popular! Set yourself up for success by taking on smaller projects or brands to help you build a portfolio that will get you more exposure.

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