Jonathan Banks is an award-winning British photographer with over 20 years’ experience in commercial and media photography. He enjoys collaborating with charitable organisations and NGOs on serious campaigns.
Jonathan studied under the prolific artist John Blakemore, and graduated from the University of Derby with a BA honours in Photographic Studies. He cut his teeth in editorial photography freelancing for The Daily Telegraph and various agencies.
Jonathan has diversified over the years into photographing for corporate clients but continues to work with a handful of editorial publications. He has always worked with NGOs both in the U.K. and abroad. He is the longest serving British Red Cross photographer and has exhibited work in support of International Alert. Jonathan currently works with a stable of blue chip clients and NGOs. Jonathan lives in Kent with his wife and two sons.
“I am passionate about my work and embrace the challenges of collaborating with global corporations, magazines and NGOs alike. I work with a number of charities because I believe my photographs do make a difference. Every assignment is different, and, as such, is approached uniquely. I am always on the lookout for new creative partnerships.”
Highest TZIPAC Award: Finalist Number of Major TZIPAC Awards: 1