When I’ve finished an assignment and had time to reflect, it never ceases to amaze me how wrapped up I can get in a particular job, even when photographing ordinary, everyday objects or situations. There’s always a challenge – it may mean trying to find a new angle (literally) or simply getting a subject to co-operate. They all have one thing in common though, and that’s about understanding and capturing the essence of what the client wants. This gallery contains a selection of images that represent commercial work commissioned by a range of clients, including manufacturers, retail outlets and website builders. It also covers various sporting events, marketing promotions and pet portraits.