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Brendan Lea


Faculty of Creative Industries, Architecture and Engineering

Brendan Lea


Brendan Lea is a fashion and portrait photographer with a background in video production. His work has featured in The Sunday Times Magazine, The Guardian, The Observer, Wired magazine, Plastique mag, Blanc magazine, LiveFast mag, Salyse magazine, and many others. He has shot global advertising campaigns for brands such as Nokia, Dove soaps, Procter and Gamble, and for prominent agencies such as Syzygy, Publicis, and many others. 

He has produced films for The National Gallery and The V&A museum, as well as creating fashion films and music videos for countless artists over the years. He was an early adopter of digital technology, owning a post-production company for both stills and video. Nowadays, he shoots on both film and digital interchangeably. You can see some of his work at

Taught courses

BA (Hons) Fashion Photography

Bring your unique style and photographic vision to the world of editorial fashion to push the boundaries of fashion image-making. Experiment using professional facilities in our Adobe Creative campus.

BA (Hons) Fashion Styling and Creative Direction

If you have an eye for style, make-up and content creation - this degree can help you turn your creativity into a fast-paced and exciting career.