Chris Close
Photography, Edinburgh Midlothian United Kingdom
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Contact details
4B Howe Street
Tel: 07740 870579
Brief Summary
Established ommercial photographer with bases in both Edinburgh and London.
I have been commissioned to shoot in all continents of the world.

I own the only independently run photography gallery in Scotland.

I have completed the world's largest live exhibition at The Edinburgh Interntaional Book Festival - a series of portraits of authors which I shoot outside then print the work and hang it the next day in an ever expanding growing. Thus far I have photographed in excess of 850 authors from across ther world.
Rolex, Mercedes, Cairn Energy, RBS, Visit Britain, Visit Scotland, Northern Ireland Tourist Board, Seychelles Tourist Board, Radisson, Edinburgh University, Skibo Castle, Conde Nast Traveller, Norman Foster, Applecross Developments, Quartermile, Guitar Afficionado, Bon Appetit, Wardour Communications, National Rail etc
Professional Experience
I have been working professionally for 25 years.
Owner Director of Gallery-Close, the only independently run photography gallery in Scotland.
Former Chairman of AOP Scotland.
Founding member of The Miss Jones Agency and Retina International Photography Festival. I am now represented by Crew.

Awards and Recognition
A bunch of Roses, some Nikon awards, etc. I won the discus cup at school!


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