Nicholas David Gordon Knight is a famous British documentary photographer and a web publisher. He is the most hunted fashion photographer in the world. His fashion photos are exquisite, conceptual, high quality, and pose a challenge to conventional thoughts about beauty.
Knight was born in Hammersmith, London, in 1958. He studied photography at Bournemouth and Poole College of Art and Design. He completed his graduation in 1982 with distinction marks. In 1992 knight took a year's break from fashion photography and started to work on an exhibition at the Natural history Museum, London, with British architect David Chipperfield. The collection was called Plant power, which main aim is to show the relationship between humans and plants.
Knight is the most hunted photographer in the world. He started his career in photography publishing his first Photograph Skinhead book in 1982. He has worked on many more commercial and editorial projects like Audi, Calvin, Levi Strauss, Royal Opera House for customers.
In 2000, Nick launched a website, SHOWstudio.com, which involves interactive assignments, live performances, and films. He directed the first music video, Pagan Poetry.
Knight works for I-D, The face, Another magazine, Dazed and Confused, Vogue, commercial and fashion photography. He has a book with various photos exploring new-fangled photographic gadgets and techniques. His website develops all video projects and images. Due to his technical and creative boundaries, he looks different from others photographers.
Nick Knight got married to Charlotte Knight. Before the couple got married, they were in a romantic relationship. Nick was very caring to his girlfriend Charlotte Knight.
Later after their marriage, the couple was blessed with their first child, Calum Knight. The couple together has two more children namely Emily Knight, Ella Knight.
knight works as a photographer for exhibitions like Saatchi Gallery, photographer's Gallery, Victoria, and Alber Museum, International institutions of art won him various awards. In 2015, he won, Isabella Blow Award at the British Fashion Awards for his work as a fashion creator.
knight is one of the most popular and wealthiest photographers. He has earned $1.5 million income from his photography profession since now. He has published many books, including Retrospectives Paperback, Nick knight 1994, and Nick knight 2009. In 2016, Knight's 1992 campaign photograph for fashion brand Jil sander was sold by Phillips auction house at the record-breaking price of HKD 2,360,000.
Nick has been in several commercials and music videos. He also earns a lot of profit from his social media platforms. He has a beautiful family and home, where he lives a lavish lifestyle in London.