Photographer and Filmmaker
Dean Chalkley has been producing iconic images at the intersection of music, culture and fashion for the past two decades. Widely acknowledged as one of the UK’s leading portrait photographers, his archive is a definitive survey pioneers in British subculture, eminent artists and cultural leaders of our time.
When he’s not shooting a commission for global publications, brands or record labels, Dean explores the fringes of British culture through his independent projects. From modern incarnations of Mod and Northern Soul through to contemporary Rudeboys, his passion for creative remix and resistance generates work that continuously redefines British cultural history.
Clients include: Adidas, Hush Puppies, Levis, Ray-Ban, Virgin, BBC, Channel 4, Bvlgari, Fred Perry, Universal Music, Sony Music, Warner Music Group, XL Recordings Rolling Stone, Vanity Fair, NME, The Observer, The Sunday Times Magazine