Alastair Nicol

Art Production Director

London, United Kingdom
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Projects credited in

  • Photographer
    Creative Producer
    Art Production Director

About me

Creative producer, art director and photographer, with extensive experience in editorial and commercial projects covering print, digital and social media on an international level.

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  • Fashion
  • Events
  • Film
  • Visual Arts
  • Art Direction
  • Design
  • Indesign
  • Photoshop

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Technology Will Save Us

    Technology Will Save Us

    • Non Creative Industries


    • Fashion and Textiles
  • Oliver Sweeney

    Oliver Sweeney

    • Fashion and Textiles
  • Jack Wills

    Jack Wills

    • Fashion and Textiles

Work history


May 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Responsible for commissioning creative imagery/illustration to accompany editorial: idea conception, art direction, project development/management, communication, negotiation, hiring photographers, budget management, retouching. Management of high profile special projects including all street style and fashion weeks content. In house photographer and mobile videographer on digital editions (websites, Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, WeChat, Weibo, Line, etc. accounts) of 13+ Vogues, in 10 different languages: British Vogue, Vogue Paris, Vogue Italy, Vogue Germany, Vogue Russia, Vogue Spain, Vogue Mexico + Lat Am, Vogue China, Vogue Taiwan, Vogue Japan, Vogue India, Vogue Australia, Vogue Brazil. External facing, creating relationships with PR teams internationally to secure global editorial exclusives.


Digital Picture Editor

British Vogue

May 2016 - Aug 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Responsible for all digital imagery: editing, retouching, preparing and liaising/hiring photographers, photo agencies, ensuring visual consistency to engage the reader. Working under high pressure deadlines, embargoed news stories, fashion events, reactive pieces. Photograph/video for social and online channels, creating bespoke content and creating the visual identity and strategy, reviewing analytics and acting upon findings. Developed the teams focus on Instagram, using stories and other methods to create a growing following of over 2m. Liaised with contributors, from our editor-in-chief to celebrity stylists to ensure exclusive and interesting content was delivered to our viewers. Photographic work has been published internationally within the print magazine and online outlets. Media Link :


Creative Editor

Oliver Sweeney

Mar 2015 - Feb 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Responsible for photographic, videography, art direction, creative visual merchandising and any other creative touch points for the brand.


Communications Coordinator

Jack Wills

May 2014 - Mar 2015
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Responsible for consistency of brand across stores internationally. Produced a portfolio of guidance, print and online, which was be used for visual uniformity. Setting up model stores, photographing, writing copy, designing print, production and delivery. Project and budget management. I set up store windows and helped with creative process design. Attended and assisted on campaign/look book shoots.


VM Print & Communications Coordinator


May 2013 - May 2014
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Started at Topman as the Brand Communications Assistant and was quickly promoted to Visual Print and Communications Coordinator. Main responsibilities included print development, art direction and project management, communicating globally the marketing and sales strategy to customers. Liaising across the whole business, from Marketing Director and CEO to store staff. Being the sole contact between stores and HQ for merchandising information, including writing, subediting. I wrote, photographed, edited and outsource printed communications for sites/stores internationally to ensure consistent brand visual and marketing schedule.



BA (Hons) Photographic Arts

Falmouth College of Arts

Sep 2009 - Jun 2012
  • Falmouth, United Kingdom



Adobe Certified Associate in Photoshop

Falmouth College of Arts