National Portrait Gallery Weekend Workshop February

Delighted to announce I’ll be returning to the National Portrait Gallery London in February to teach a weekend workshop on Sculpting Light.

Sir Ian McKellen Portrait Photoshoot

10 February – 11 February 2018, 11:00-17:00

Education Studio (St. Martin’s Pl, London WC2H 0HE, UK)

Tickets: £150 (£125 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Photographer Rory Lewis will show you how to use the correct lighting methods to sculpt with light, perfectly illuminating your subjects in low key. Utilising different modifiers and working with a professional model, this course is a must for all those enthusiastic portrait photographers who want to improve their low key lighting technique and capture amazing shots for their portfolios. Suitable for those who already have some knowledge of digital photography and know how to use their cameras in manual mode.

National Portrait Gallery Workshop

David Warner (Actor) Portrait Acquired by National Portrait Gallery London

National Portrait Gallery Rory Lewis PhotographerWe are pleased to announce that a portrait of Actor David Warner (Titanic, Time Bandits, Omen) taken by Rory Lewis Photographer, has been acquired by the National Portrait Gallery London. The portrait sitting was David’s the first he has attended since Cecil Beaton photographed him in 1966.


Founded in 1856, the aim of the National Portrait Gallery, London is ‘to promote through the medium of portraits the appreciation and understanding of the men and women who have made and are making British history and culture, and … to promote the appreciation and understanding of portraiture in all media’. It is an absolute honour to have one of my images included in the collection.

 National Portrait Gallery David Warner Actor Portrait Rory Lewis Photographer

The Portrait was taken for the ‘Northerners’ Photography Exhibit‘ several more portraits of David from the session will be hung at the ‘Northerners Exhibition‘ in July 2014 Click Here for more Information and to purchase open night tickets. The exhibition is Sponsored by Calumet Photographic and will be in Aid of UNICEF.

NPG x138151; David Warner by Rory Lewis

Limited Edition Prints of the Image Are Available Click Here to Purchase