Mike started printing black and white fashion photos for Alec Murray, Mark Hamilton, Eric Swayne, and many others. He then made litho prints of his own work, notably for Depeche Mode. Inspired by Tony Armstrong Jones. Admiring the works of John Cowan, Jean Loup Sieff, Terence Donovon, Duffy and Bailey.
Working with many fashion editors including Eve Pollard, Meriel McCooey, Susie Menkes, Michael Roberts, Christopher Ward, Bridget Keenan, Janet Street Porter, Nikki Williams, Chelita Secunda, and Norma Moriceau
Some of his models included Vicki Nixon, Alex Ruta, Edina Ronay and Barbara Miller, Moyra Swan, Priscilla Scanio, Gabriella Wright, Belinda, and Greta. Keith Richard’s ‘best bad girl’ Uschi Obermaier, Babbette, Carey More, Jo Howard, Josephine Florent, Susi Purdy, Karina, Gemma, the luminous Ingrid Boulting. The car crash girls, Jill Goodall and Lindsey Carlos Clark.
He directed on the Opium commercial with Linda Evangelista that was featured in the Yves St Laurent documentary. Also photographing Michael Jackson in the ‘Street’ commercial for LA Gear, Elizabeth Taylor in “Elizabeth Taylor’s Passion”.
Mike is now based in London.