Photographer, director and former Head of Art at M&C Saatchi, Nicky Hamilton’s photographic method is highly cinematic. Designing and building elaborate sets to create pictures of extraordinary detail and narrative, Nicky’s work explores the emotional state of his characters by playing with performance and symbolism to produce complex and evocative moods.


Recent Awards & Press

D&AD Next Photographer, Shortlisted, 2017
PX3 (Prix de la Photographie Paris), Fine Art, 2017
Moscow IFA, Portfolio Professional, 1st Place, 2017
AOP Open Awards, series Finalist, 2017
AOP Open Awards, single Best in category, 2017
PDN One Life Award, People, 2017
International Colour Awards, Nominee, 2017
IPA, Honorable Mention, Fine Art, 2017
Fine Art Photography Awards, Fine Art Nominee, 2017
Hasselblad Masters 2018, Art, Finalist, 2018 
The Guardian, UK October 2017 
Creative Review, UK October 2017
Pellicola Magazine, UK June 2018
Creative Boom, UK August 2017 
Blink Magazine, Korea, June 2017