Stuart West is a London-based highly acclaimed food photographer, with a passion for both food and photography, his fully equipped studio is located in Camden where he has been based for over 15 years.
He has established wonderful working relationships with his clients who span from design, packaging, advertising and editorial. He’s often described as someone with a tireless work ethic and client facing skills that are second to none who always delivers fantastic results! Renowned for his amazing lighting techniques and has the ability to transform the dullest plate of food into a mouth-watering masterpiece.
Stuart works for perfection but has the natural ability to create a calm, friendly and fun atmosphere whilst shooting.
Stuart has also ventured into stop motion and moving image and has produced some amazing short animations that work fantastically in social media.
Stuart loves his work and is a true professional, please feel free to contact him or his agent for a chat about any future projects you may have.
I have known and worked with Stuart for a number of years. He has always been so professionalMartine Tinney Art Editor Delicious Magazine
and nothing is too much trouble. Stuart has a relaxed and laid back nature, that works well under pressure. This brings out the best in all his photography. A great eye for detail and a top bloke : )
Stuart is one of the few photographers that I can call on & can fully trust would deliver amazing results. He is creative, has tonnes of experience & is a pleasure to work with. Constantly turning the ordinary into the extraordinary. Highly recommended!Rob HeasleyFreelance Art Director
Stuart’s stunning photography is very much present in the John Lewis Foodhall (one of our first projects together) - and since then, we have collaborated on a countless number of press, editorial and instore shoots for Waitrose. Working with Stuart is like working with a good friend. He has a tireless work ethic and is incredibly calm and good-natured. His client facing skills are second to none and he always ensures a fantastic end result. I recommend him highly. You’ll never look back!Judy Lui Freelance Art Director
A testimonial for Stuart? Easy. If you want excellent results use Stuart. He’s experienced, technically superb and can be relied upon to deliver exactly what you want. Every time. (That’s for his photography, not his singing.) We’ve worked with Stu for 9 yearsRichard Thomson Kindle Design
We love working with Stuart as he is so versatile – I know he always nails the brief and the shots will be beautiful! He is creatively consistent, and has a wonderful attention to detail. His lighting always surprises me as he brings an extra dimension to the shot.
He is very easy to work with and always understands what we need, even under challenging circumstances!
Stuart is the whole package. Thank you Stuart for so many successful shoots!Christina Berenguer Art Buyer M&S