Louis Lander Deacon is a British leading portrait, documentary and music photographer based in London. Clients include: Imagine Dragons, Echosmith, Universal Music Group and Sony Music.
Through incorporating surrealist aspects to a lot of his photography, Louis Lander Deacon produces beautiful pieces standing out from the rest. His cover photo for Imagine Dragons’ EP “Continued Silence” which was released in February 2012 arguably engages with these aspects where a figure is seemingly floating above ground in a beautiful landscape, creating a sense of mystery whilst being extremely captivating.
Additionally, Deacon got to travel on tour with Imagine Dragons and have as presented here captured some beautiful moments of touring with the band. His extensive involvement with highlights and shadows through an engagement with and usage of spotlights creates beautiful contrasts, giving a dramatic feeling to each shot.
'I started photography back in November of 2007. I had a little Fuji Bridge camera, which was a great camera from what I remember. So I just started taking photographs down at the local skate park and it basically spiralled out of control from there.' - Louis Lander Deacon