Luke Worrall for JON

Leigh photographed model / actor Luke Worrall for the cover and inside feature for JON issue 3, at his studio in London, November 2013. Photography: Leigh Keily (www.leighkeily.com) Styling: Dean Hau @ Lovely (www.lovelymanagement.com) Grooming: Darren Hau @ Lovely

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Edward Holcroft At LEO

Actor Edward Holcroft came down to have his press shots taken ahead of his hollywood film release and between shoots of his next feature. Edward’s cheeky grin appears in almost every shot. You can catch up with him on twitter...

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Shooting “Golden Boy”

Author Abigail Tarttelin came down to LEO Studio to film a trailer for her new book “Golden Boy”. Using various constant light sources and a collection of the latest Canon DSLR cameras we made some intense footage blurring the lines...


My new Studio

So I’ve just opened my new photo studio in Clerkenwell, London. It’s so much fun and a great place to shoot for my magazine titles PHOENIX, JON and GEIST, and I rent the studio out by the day too. Here...


Tom Dixon & Funland for Phoenix Magazine

In this Summers issue #10 of Phoenix Magazine you’ll see photos taken in Milan of the designer Tom Dixon (Top) as well as photos taken at the fabulously retro seaside fair that is Funland, Southend-on-Sea (bottom). Have a look!


Geist Tribal Sun Beauty Shoot

Check out these beauty shots I did for Geist Magazine!             Paper Necklace (left) by Bryony Johnson                       Pyramid Ring (middle): Buse Aksay   Resin &...


JON Issue 3 Shoot

On monday the first shoot for the next and third issue of JON Magazine (Out 1st week of December 2013) took place at a very cool location in South Hampstead! Here are a few Behind the Scenes photos of the team...

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GT Cover

Check out the Noris twins on the Special Edition subscriber Cover of GT magazine September issue!    

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Kristjana S Williams

Last week I shot Kristjana S Williams stunning illustrated textile collection. As well as the photo shoot, I did a really fun stop motion animation to be uploaded soon, so check back on the blog to see it!    


Hot Chihuaua

Editorial for Beige magazine featuring the amazing David Gant and Jonathon, check out the interview here.  Shot in Brighton in an incredible house of 100 chiuhuauas!  

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Lovely Hats

Lisa Tan millinery creations are beautiful, she came down to the studio and I shot her AW13 collection in the studio.   All her pieces are lovingly hand made!    


JON Magazine is out!

My new magazine, created with my studio director and freelance casting director Stephen Conway, is now out and in the shops! You’ll see JON at Wardour News, Selma News on Old Compton Street, Prowler, Magma bookshops, Artwords, Gays the Word,...


Leigh with Lawson

Here’s a snap of me with Lawson on our shoot last year – I dug this and a few other snaps up while cleaning off an old laptop. Fun times


Oui oui!

The other day I shot a beauty story with the lovely John Christopher and we had the pleasure of working with two lovely ladies from over the channel, the gorgeous and very striking Juliette and our hair tamer extrodinaire Elvire!...


Shooting in Southend

A few weeks ago I went to Southend for the day to shoot some portraits, had a lovely day by the sea – and walked down the one and a quarter mile long pier ! Here’s a snap. x


Rob Green

So my mate Rob Green popped in the other day, I wanted to take a more traditional portrait of him as a thanks for him working with me on a much more experimental shoot (which will be out next month,...

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Spring Beauty

A series of stunning beauty shots photographed by Leigh with make up by Brendan Robertson and retouching by Eamonn Freel.            


Gold Rush Still Life for PHOENIX

We’ve mined the beauty sector to bring you our luxe picks laden with gold, silver and diamonds. Gold Sugar Scrub, OMOROVICZA AT LIBERTY, £57, liberty.co.uk Glazed Lips, ELLIS FAAS AT LIBERTY, £22, liberty.co.uk Eyelash Curlers, SHU UEMURA, £20, shuuemura.co.uk Good...

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Reece Saunders from FM models

Portrait of the very handsome Reece Saunders from FM models, photographed by me with interview by Stephen Conway. Name: Reece Sanders Age: 20 Hometown: Nottingham Agency: FM 3 Likes: Wise people, getting red out, music 3 Dislikes: Pretentious Dickheads, Chavs, Potatoes Best thing about being a model? Free food...

Jake Canuso for Beige Magazine by Leigh Keily

Jake Canuso for Beige

Argh, I haven’t posted in so long to my blog- so here is a photo from my shoot with Jake Canuso for Beige Magazine. I had an amazing time shooting Jake with superstylist Kristine Kilty, editor of Beige Barry and...


Orient Express

ORIENT EXPRESS Gentlemen’s grooming picks with Eastern promise Photography LEIGH KEILY, Production & Styling STEPHEN CONWAY MUJI, AVOCADO GLYCERIN SOAP, £0.99, muji.eu Solgar, GREEN TEA LEAF EXTRACT VEGETABLE CAPSULES, £11.75, solgar.co.uk Shiseido men, HYDRATING LOTION, £28, houseoffraser.co.uk MUJI, ORANGE BLOSSOM BATH SALTS,...


Winter Knits Editorial

Here’s some pics of the Winter Knits editorial I shot last year and completely forgot to post on here. And I don’t think I’ve added to my portfolio either so that’s next on the list! I feel like I’m constantly...


Nick Heymann from FM Models

Portraits of the lovely Nick Heymann from FM Models, photographed by me with interview by Stephen Conway. Name: Nick Heymann Age: 17 Hometown: Heidelberg, Germany. Agency: FM What was it like opening the Jil Sander Spring Summer 2013 show? I was pretty excited, and shaking...