Whether working in a studio or out on location, Paul Calver captures authentic moments and creates crisp, distinctive images that linger long in the memory. Born in Suffolk, Paul’s first love was skating, but in 2002 he dislocated his knee on a trip to Germany, picked up a camera instead and hasn’t looked back.
He is well-known for his beautifully shot sports photography, whether it’s runners snaking through snowy mountains or surfers riding waves off the west coast of India. Personal projects push the parameters of his work and these experiments feed back into commissions for brand giants like Nike and Adidas.
But there is much more to Paul’s portfolio than sports imagery and he is adept at shooting atmospheric real life reportage and documentary projects too. Recent series capturing intimate family moments form strong narratives and deeply personal moments.
Clients include Adidas, Airbnb, Asics, Audi, Canterbury, Deliveroo, Jaguar, Men’s Health, Nike, Oakley, Red Bull, Toyota, Timberland, and Vulpine.
Adidas Alphaedge 4DPaul photographed Adidas' Alphaedge 4D campaign stills.
Hohes CPaul photographed effortlessly graceful campaign stills for the popular German Juice Company, Hohes C.
FamilyPaul continues to document his family in his ongoing personal series.
FortePaul's powerful portraits of Forte Models for his latest personal series.
Asics Nimbus SS19Paul's recent campaign stills for the launch of Asics new Nimbus road running shoe.
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