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About me

Gray Hughes grew up in southwest London but has always had strong connections to the USA. He has spent many summers on road trips, visiting family in California. In his early twenties he moved to New York and assisted various fashion photographers before returning to London to shoot editorial sports and lifestyle. He soon graduated into shooting commercially for brands including Coca-Cola, Asics, Nike, Adidas, Reebok and Powerade. Gray has always loved film and music – his mother exposed him to Hitchcock at an inappropriately young age. As a young teen he used to record music demos on a four track recorder. Then in 2001 he took a break from photography to pursue a career in music, remixing dance music for four years before returning to his first love, photography. Gray’s personal projects have taken him to cowboy country in Montana, USA as well as Rio de Janeiro and more recently, around the grassroots rugby clubs of Britain. His film, ‘Heartland’ was a finalist in the 2015 AOP awards, with the accompanying photographs featured in the Sunday Times Magazine. He directed his first commercial for Glamorgan Brewing Company in 2015 and then subsequently joined Ridley Scott Associates where he was added to the photgraphy and moving image roster, he is on an indenpendent arrangement while he grows his show-reel so is free to collaborate with other production companies. So far this year he has directed films for Reebok and Standard Life and has shot a global advertising campaign for Vodafone.

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Work history



Men’s Health

Apr 2014 - Dec 2015
  • Freelance
  • Feature shot for Men's Health magazine in May 2015 for publication in Novmember 2015



Sunday Times Magazine

Dec 2013 - Dec 2015
  • Freelance
  • I've been a regular contributor to The Sunday Times magazine for over 3 years



Vitality Health

Nov 2012 - Oct 2014
  • Freelance
  • I've shot 4 advertising campaigns for Pru-Health and Vitality Health since 2012




Jan 2010 - Dec 2015
  • Freelance
  • I've shot many campaigns for the Coca-Cola company Special Olympics 2013 & 2015 Parklives 2014 Powerade 2010-2013



The Times

Oct 2006 - Jul 2015
  • Freelance
  • Sports photographer covering The Olympics, Wimbledon, and the Champions league to name a few





Sep 1989 - Jul 1991