OLYMPUS PHOTOGRAPHERS

UK & ROI

Our Olympus Photographers are a group of talented and inspirational professionals who are also loyal Olympus users. We work with them to share their expertise, give you an insight into their journey as photographers and help inspire you to reach your full creative potential.

DAMIAN MCGILLICUDDY

PRINCIPAL PHOTOGRAPHER

Damian’s hard work and dedication has resulted in him earning 7 international Fellowships, holding the title of Master Photographer with the NPS and the Guild of Photographers, being the first photographer to be awarded a Double Masters with the Societies and being one of only 3 individuals to be honoured with the prestigious title of ‘Grand Master’. In 2013, his achievements lead to Damian being instated as Olympus UK’s Principal Photographer and Educator – a position that he is extremely proud to hold…

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JOHN NASSARI

OLYMPUS VISIONARY

John Nassari first became interested in photography at the tender age of 13 when is stepfather gave him his first camera. After earning a degree in advertising photography from the then University of Arts in 1991, he pursued a career in advertising and editorial photography. John followed the academic path throughout much of his career. He completed an MA in Visual Culture…

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PHILIP VOLKERS

OLYMPUS VISIONARY

Philip Volkers ARPS was born in 1980 and grew up in the Wiltshire countryside. He studied Indian Philosophy and Shamanic Studies at SOAS (a highly influential experience for Philip that defined much of his later work), but it was not until receiving the inaugural Royal Photographic Society/Jeff Vickers MBE Bursary for Aspiring Young Talent in 2009 that he found his calling as a photographer…

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STEVE GOSLING

OLYMPUS AMBASSADOR

Steve Gosling is an award winning professional photographer who specialises in producing creative & contemporary landscape images (his signature style is moody & atmospheric black & white photographs). His photographs have been published internationally in books, magazines & newspapers and on greetings cards, posters & advertisements. He particularly enjoys writing & teaching about photography….

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ROBERT PUGH

OLYMPUS AMBASSADOR

Professional wedding and portrait photographer Robert Pugh is one of a select cadre of photographers, known as ‘Olympus Visionaries’, promoting the brand through their art.

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JAY MCLAUGHLIN

OLYMPUS AMBASSADOR

Olympus Brand Ambassador Jay McLaughlin has always taken a keen interest in photography. Having originally studied graphic design, he was made redundant in 2006 and suddenly found himself in a position where he had an opportunity to consider a change of direction…

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R.CLEVELAND AARON

OLYMPUS AMBASSADOR

Born and raised in East London Cleveland has had a love affair with photography for as long as he could remember. After sixth form he spent 11 years working in the city before finally breaking free to pursue a career in photography. Always looking forward and never looking back, he started shooting music portraits, fashion and urban street culture…

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NEIL BUCHAN-GRANT

OLYMPUS AMBASSADOR

Neil Buchan-Grant is a travel and portrait photographer, originally from Edinburgh but now living in Winchester. He describes photography as his conduit to richer life experiences and says that it has enabled him to forge strong connections around the world. His aim is always to capture glimpses of drama and beauty with his camera. “I also enjoy travelling and meeting people, so I think I’m probably doing the right job,” he adds with a smile…

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LINDSAY DOBSON

OLYMPUS AMBASSADOR

Lindsay Dobson is a multi-award-winning portrait photographer based in rural West Sussex. Lindsay’s animal photographs have brought her worldwide recognition including Fellowships with the BIPP and the Societies. Her work is regularly seen in the photographic press. As well as managing a full-time business specialising in both people and animal portraiture, Lindsay shares her knowledge with private students and a growing blog audience…

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MARCUS CLACKSON

OLYMPUS AMBASSADOR

Commercial Photographer Marcus Clackson specialises in design, advertising and editorial photography with a broad range of clients from blue chip companies in the IT and manufacturing sectors, advertising, PR and marketing agencies through to smaller clients with specific photographic needs…

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