Workbook presents six talented new photographers, illustrators, and production specialists. Check em' out!
JT Morrow has worked as a freelance illustrator for more than twenty years and has won several awards. He's done advertisement work for Fortune 500 companies, editorial work, book covers and art for packaging. JT specializes in parodies and imitations of the Old and Modern Masters, everyone from da Vinci to Picasso and virtually every style from the Stone Age to Norman Rockwell.
Toshi was born and raised in Japan and graduated from Tokai University with an engineering degree. Upon graduation, Toshi move to the United States to pursue studies in photography. Because of Toshi's varied background and experiences, he developed a unique skill in creating images with a strong influence from Japanese art combined with vibrant western color.
Nationally recognized luxury interior and lifestyle commercial photographer, Stephen Karlisch, has been making a name for himself since the end of the 90s. Increasingly sought after by national furniture lines, worldwide hotels, manufacturers, architects, and interior designers, his work includes simple silhouettes of all genres of interiors and lifestyle portraits. Stephen strives to illustrate the beauty of intelligent design and well-planned details.
Jon Berkeley graduated in fine art from the National College of Art and Design in 1983. Since then he has lived and worked as a freelance illustrator in Dublin, London, Sydney, and Hong Kong. Jon has worked extensively with many top advertising agencies such as Bozell, Saatchi and Saatchi, McCann Erickson, Campbell Grey, DDB Needham, and BBDO. Jon has won awards from the Society of Newspaper Design in the US, The 4As in Hong Kong, as well as the ICAD and the IGI in Ireland. He is the author of The Wednesday Tales
, a series of children’s novels. He lives near Barcelona with his wife and five children.
Darren Carroll specializes in sports action and location portraiture for editorial, advertising, and corporate clients worldwide. By taking a more photojournalistic approach to both his action and portrait work, he seeks to bring a sense of realism to even the most highly produced shoots by preferring to work with his subjects in their element, and working with a small, mobile crew capable of adapting to rapidly changing conditions. An avid runner and barbecue fanatic, he lives just outside of Austin, Texas with his eight-year-old son, Jake.
Jean received her degree in illustration from Parsons. She first became known for her high-energy, graphic scratchboard illustrations, which over time evolved into the more versatile and colorful digital style she uses today. Over the years, Jean's illustrations have appeared in many major publications, in advertising, corporate communications, and on packaging and products. Her work has been featured in several books on illustration and digital illustration technique, and has been recognized by American Illustration
, The Society of Publication Designers, and The Society of Illustrators (Silver Medal).