Issy Oakes

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Bonne Maman Mousse advertisement 2018

Our brief was to convey a feeling of being present in the moment of Bonne Maman’s mousses being hand crafted. To set the scene of a contemporary french kitchen, I lit the set with a daylight feel. I used artificial light to ensure continuity across the three shots. Having a daylight feel will gave a sense of realism, a feeling of being right there in the kitchen, using delicious, fresh ingredients.

Tesco Finest Cookies Packaging

Whilst working along side Big Tiff Ltd I photographed a number of products for Tesco packaging. This included a lovely range of Tesco Finest Cookies Packaging.

Waitrose Cookware

Shots for Waitrose Cookware 2015

Lucky Pig Fulham

Lucky Pig Fulham opened it’s doors in May. It’s art deco style was created by my great friend and interior stylist Georgina Harper.

Ping Pong Restaurants Celebrate 10 Years

Ping Pong is 10 this year. They’re celebrating with a special menu compiled of classics dishes and drinks they’ve had over the last decade. Here’s some images from the brochure.

Heirloom Restuarant

So it turns out my old friend Ian has opened a restaurant up in Crouch End. I headed up to do some photography for them. The food is beautiful, cooked with seasonal veg grown at their very own farm! Brilliant.

Heirloom restaurant, 35 Park Road, Crouch End.

Scandi Cocktails

Scandi Cocktail Waitrose Kitchen April 2015 Issue

Newby Teas

Newby Teas are a luxury tea brand. This shoot was to showcase their gift sets. The lighter shots were lit using daylight and the darker, moodier shots were lit using continuous light.

Pink Lady Food Photographer of The Year 2013

I’ve been awarded a comended place in the Pink Lady Food Photographer of The Year competition 2013. The image was taken on my Mamiya 645 Super in Bangkok, Dec 2012.

Kenco Rewards Club

Danielle Proud designs a bespoke eco coffee cup for Kenco. Kenco are introducing the Kenco Rewards Club (KRC) which is their way of saying thank you to consumers who have already joined Kenco on their ‘eco-journey’ to reduce packaging, recycle and save energy, helping everyone move towards a more sustainable future. Consumers can collect and […]