Philip Gay




Born in England but having grown up between London and Paris, Philip became interested in photography whilst studying Film and English Literature at University in London.

Philip has since shot for some of the most esteemed magazines all over the world, such as Vogue (Spain, Germany, French, USA, Russia, and Ukraine) Numéro Tokyo, Numéro Homme Berlin, Elle, i-D, Mixt(E), Muse, Gq, Details, Purple, Zoo, Arena Homme +, Vogue Hommes Int, Russh, Interview and Interview Germany, and collaborated during the years with important stylists like Ludivine Poiblanc, Roxane Danset, Jodie Barnes, Lotta Aspenberg, Marie-Amélie Sauvé, Jacob K, Tamara Rothstein, Heathermary Jackson and more recently with Beat Bolliger, Julia Sarr Jamois, Belen Casadevall, Columbine Smille, Azza Yousif, Marina Gallo, Tabitha Simmons and Ondine Azoulay. 

Besides shooting portraits of actors and musicians such as Gwyneth Paltrow, Laetita Casta, Isabelle Huppert, Brooke Shields, James Mcavoy, Felicity Jones, Kristin Scott Thomas, Jane Birkin, Bianca Jagger, Etienne Daho, Albert Hammond Junior, Lou Doillon, Jarvis Cocker, MGMT, The Streets and New Order –, Philip has also worked with commercial clients including Dolce & Gabbana, La Biosthetique, Levi's, Sergio Rossi, Margiela, Zara, See By Chloé, Bloomingdales, Sephora, Air France, Bally, Etam and Giorgio Armani... 

Philip currently lives and works between Paris and New York.


S Moda for El Pais June 2018 Cover
S Moda for El Pais (Magazine Cover)
published: June 2018
Un giro insólito
S Moda for El Pais (Editorial)
published: June 2018
Isabelle Huppert by Philip Gay
Various Editorials (Editorial)
published: February 2018
smoking hot
Numero Tokyo (Editorial)
published: December 2017
Groupe de Soutien
Stylist Magazine France (Editorial)
published: November 2017
LaBiostethique Campaign Fall 2017
Various Campaigns (Advertising)
published: October 2017
Blurred Lines
Harper's Bazaar Australia (Editorial)
published: October 2017
The Fashion for the Guardian September 2...
The Fashion for The Guardian (Magazine Cover)
published: September 2017
Holzweiler Pre-Fall 2017
Various Campaigns (Advertising)
published: July 2017
Non mais à l'eau quoi
Stylist Magazine France (Editorial)
published: 06/01/2017

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