Nicky Hamilton (British, born 1982), is a British photographer, director and former Head of Art at leading advertising agency M&C Saatchi. His method is highly filmic, designing and building elaborate sets to create pictures of extraordinary detail and narrative. His work explores characters’ emotional states by playing with performance and symbolism in order to produce deeply evocative moods.

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D&AD Next Photographer, Shortlisted, 2017
PX3 (Prix de la Photographie Paris), Fine Art, 2017
Gomma Grant 2017, Finalist, 2017
Moscow IFA, Portfolio Professional, 1st Place, 2017
Moscow IFA, Fine Art, 2017
AOP Open Awards, series Finalist, 2017
AOP Open Awards, single Best in category, 2017
PDN One Life Award, People, 2017
International Colour Awards, Nominee, 2017
IPA, Honorable Mention, Fine Art, 2017
Fine Art Photography Awards, Fine Art Nominee, 2017
Hasselblad Masters 2018, Art, Finalist, 2018