I'm not sure why but I rarely take photos with any people in them, however I have recently been trying to change my ways and one of my (many) New Years resolutions for 2011 will be to finally take some proper portraits. I am feeling particularly inspired having recently seen these stunning photos in the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize ......
From the top, left to right:
Winner: David Chancellor, Huntress with Buck, 2010
Spencer Murphy, Laurie, 2010
Marcia Michael, The Study of Kin, 2010
Amy Helene Johansson, Unsafe Journey, 2009
All photos © the artist