We go behind the scenes of a RankinLive photo portrait shoot

Portrait and fashion photographer Rankin photographed at RankinLive London Carnaby Street, November 2023
Portrait and fashion photographer Rankin at the RankinLive event, Carnaby Street, London, November 2023 (Image credit: Future / Niall Hampton)

Since last November, Rankin has been shooting portraits in a pop-up studio on London’s iconic Carnaby Street. 

This latest RankinLive event closes on Sunday (January 7), but we’ve been behind the scenes of one of the shoots to see the leading British photographer and cultural provocateur at work. 

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Niall Hampton

Niall is the editor of Digital Camera Magazine, and has been shooting on interchangeable lens cameras for over 20 years, and on various point-and-shoot models for years before that. 

Working alongside professional photographers for many years as a jobbing journalist gave Niall the curiosity to also start working on the other side of the lens. These days his favored shooting subjects include wildlife, travel and street photography, and he also enjoys dabbling with studio still life. 

On the site you will see him writing photographer profiles, asking questions for Q&As and interviews, reporting on the latest and most noteworthy photography competitions, and sharing his knowledge on website building.