About Jim

“Photography is a love affair with life.”
Burk Uzzle

Hi, I’m Jim,

I tell stories with photography and film.

My work has been published in The Guardian, The BBC online, BBC 6 Music and nationally in press and brand publications.

Here’s a few of my best shots, ranging from portrait commissions, events, architecture and advertising imagery. Have a look around and give me a shout if you’d like to talk details jim@jimstokesphotography.com.

My instagram feed is below if you want to connect up.


Finding beauty in the everyday

Portrait of Ranking Roger from The Beat

Collection of portraits from my press shoot for Ranking Roger’s management company

Press photography published in the guardian online

Making striking images from events


Portrait of David Lammy MP

Portrait of comedian Kevin Bishop

Double exposure for graphic design projects

I’ve been privileged to be filming and photographing for the Inspiring Women campaign for over 8 years

The natural world

A still from “The Inspiration Agenda” short documentary

Natural world

Travel and natural world

Architectural imagery

and finally, some sound advice that I found on a wall in Hackney… Read or watch The Outsiders if this doesn’t put a lump in your throat or a tear in your eye..

For commissions and quotes email jim@jimstokesphotography.com

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