Photographer Aaron Storry

Northampton, United Kingdom
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5 years and 2 months
Photographer Aaron Storry
@aaron
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hometown rating

achievements
3 photos in the Best of the Year
3
16 photos and 1 series in the Best of the Week
17
228 photos and 10 series in Editors' Choice
238
Phone number
+44 7525 429355
Charge per hour
285 USD
8 hours minimum
  • First and foremost – whom can you name as the best photographer in Northampton? :)

    Me :)

  • Are you photogenic?

    LOL! – No. Not in the slightest, anybody will tell you so – I'm definitely on the right side of the camera :)

  • How did you get in the photography industry?

    By accident

  • What are the most important components of a good photo in your opinion?

    Being present and in the moment (camera settings are a bonus)

  • Do you love traveling?

    YES!

  • What things are to be avoided when shooting?

    Nothing is off limits

  • Who do you want to take photos of?

    Life

  • Who would you like to shoot with?

    James Nachtwey

  • Who inspires you in your life and why?

    My wife, Lindsay

  • Would you rather be liked or respected?

    Respected as a person
    Liked for my work

  • What is the biggest mistake you have ever made at work?

    Thinking that fakery could win over truth.

  • Is there anything among your gadgets that you wish you haven't bought? Why?

    24mm TS-E
    Seemed like a great idea, but I've *literally* never used it. I won't sell it though because I swear one day I'll make art with it – that day hasn't come though 'yet'.

  • How do you educate yourself to take better pictures?

    Try, Try, Try

  • Whose work has influenced you most as a photographer?

    Indian Weddings, TwoMann Studios, Ross Harvey + learning to be in the moment.

  • What is the one thing you wish you knew when you started taking photos?

    That I needed to try much harder, and I was much worse than I thought I was

  • What motivates you to continue taking pictures?

    There's nothing else I can possibly do

  • Should your parents have been more or less strict?

    Neither. More consistent.

  • If you could go back in time, what would you do differently?

    I'd do wedding photography much quicker. Waited until I was in my 30's.

  • What about life on other planets?

    What about it?

  • Who are your heroes?

    Eric Kempson

  • When are you completely satisfied with your work?

    Never

  • Do you believe in the traditional roles for men and women?

    No way – that's square

  • Do you make friends easily?

    Yes.

  • Where would you like to live?

    Anywhere (near the sea)

  • Is there life after marriage?

    I don't know

  • Do you like dogs or cats?

    Dogs

  • The best thing in life is:

    L☮VE

  • What would you like to change in the world?

    Greed + Ego + War

  • Can you give a few tips for photographers who are just starting out?

    Be yourself – find your own route through this thing.

  • If aliens come to the Earth and you are the first person they meet, what will you tell them?

    They're not with me

  • If you are called to shoot a movie, what genre will it be?

    Science Fiction

  • Tomorrow I will go and do...

    Pretty much the same as I did today