Ian Butterworth was born in Buckinghamshire, learning photography at school and soon realized that he had a real talent. At 17 Ian set off to travel the world, and spent 2 years exploring worldwide from the jungles of Burma to the outback of Australia; Australia being where Ian would establish his highly successful and award-winning photographic career before returning to the UK in 2013.
Whilst Ian is capable of bringing a delightful humour and playfulness to any campaign, he is also a master of producing images with a luxurious, sleek quality, making him a versatile choice for many clients. Ian’s work has been recognised by the world’s leading award councils including D&AD, International Photography Awards New York, Clio, One Show & International Colour Awards Masters Cup New York. He has shot campaigns for clients including Mercedes-Benz, Sky, Kellogg’s, Canon, Volkswagen, Hyundai, Heineken, BMW, Philip Morris, Reebok & MasterCard among many others worldwide.