English design,art editor / director and photographer. He worked for Select magazine (Emap Metro) in the early 1990s before going on to work at IPC on magazine such as Loaded and Eat Soup. He eventually became Group Art Director of Music & Sport Division Special Projects. In 1999 he became staff photographer for Talk magazine.
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