Rankin to headline The Photography Show's Spring Shoots virtual event

Nanna Heitmann
Hiding from Baba Yaga, by Nanna Heitmann (Image credit: Nanna Heitmann)

The Photography Show has officially announced the speakers for the Super Stage at the Spring Shoots event on 6 & 7 March, including one of the world's most renowned celebrity photographers, Rankin. The Super Stage will also see talks from other inspiration photographers and filmmakers, such as Magnum photographer Nanna Heitmann and pioneer of color photography Joel Meyerowitz.

Rankin will be discussing his approach to his recent portrait series focusing on the NHS during lockdown in 2020. He photographed 12 individuals from across the NHS who played a critical role in managing the response to the COVID-19 pandemic, saying "As the coronavirus pandemic began to unfold, I was moved by the incredible effort of people across the NHS and I wanted to document who they are and their role in fighting this disease." 

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With over a decade of photographic experience, Louise arms Digital Camera World with a wealth of knowledge on photographic technique and know-how – something at which she is so adept that she's delivered workshops for the likes of ITV and Sue Ryder. Louise also brings years of experience as both a web and print journalist, having served as features editor for Practical Photography magazine and contributing photography tutorials and camera analysis to titles including Digital Camera Magazine and  Digital Photographer. Louise currently shoots with the Fujifilm X-T200 and the Nikon D800, capturing self-portraits and still life images, and is DCW's ecommerce editor, meaning that she knows good camera, lens and laptop deals when she sees them.