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5 Seconds Of Summer

In early May I headed to Manchester on a gloomy day at 5am to shoot with the guys in 5 Seconds Of Summer, now currently these guys are everywhere having had their first single reach number one all over the world but they have been...

Alt Press Cover
Alternative Press Cover

My latest cover shoot for US magazine Alternative Press is now out in all good news stores across the states. It's with my good friend Oliver who I've known for very many years and have shot too many times to count. It was shot for...

Tom Barnes Desk Project
The Desk Project (Part #1)

For years I've struggled with my workspace, I've had loads of different ones, from small ones in the corner of the living room in my old apartment to ones that take up my entire 3 metre wide office in my current house, they have all...

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Dropdead – Itchy & Scratchy

At the start of May I went to Sheffield for a few days to spend some time shooting the new collaboration between Dropdead Clothing and The Simpsons from Fox. The latest range features designs featuring Itchy & Scratchy from The Simpsons and is the first time...

Apple Store Appearances
Apple Store Talks

I am doing some in store talks at select Apple stores across Europe in conjunction with G-Technology, I'll be covering quite a large array of topics in the hour long session and there will be plenty of time to ask me whatever questions you want...

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Project Magnus

I first met Jay at Parvum Systems a few years ago when he was modelling for a clothing range I was shooting, we got on pretty well during the shoot and stayed in touch. A few months later Jay told me he and a friend (Shaun)...

Of Mice & Men in Canada
Of Mice & Men – Canada

In February I was commissioned to fly to Canada and spend a few days with Of Mice & Men, we flew to Toronto the day before the Sochi Olympics ice hockey final; which as you can imagine is sort of a big deal in Canada...

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Calumet Focus

The wonderful people at Calumet UK have very kindly featured me on their latest issue of 'Focus' their bi-annual trade magazine. I caught up with them a few months ago at their London store to have a chat about my career and the gear I...

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Fresh start

After taking six months out from blogging this year to reflect and evaluate I've decided to start it back up again, it's been great to see where and how I could improve on what I was doing before and the conclusion was that it was quite...