Ed Stone is an independent photojournalist, film-maker & drone pilot based in Somerset. He is known for his calm manor & creative eye.


2017 Iraq, pictured with Yazedi kids 5 miles from Mosul.

Ed starting experimenting with his first camera aged 14. At art college, Ed studied: 35mm Black & White Photography alongside: Sculpture, Painting, Life Drawing, Ceramics, Textiles, Graphics, Print Making. In the Cornish seaside he studied Press & Editorial Photography at Falmouth University. He interned on the picture desk for Rex Features photo agency in London. Ed freelanced for 2 years with Rex Features to shoot & wire onsite breaking news / celebrity events / PR jobs. Ed then shot unit stills on a number of short films including NFTS films. He moved onto assisting other photographers from fashion & interiors to wedding photographers: Venetia Dearden, Dave Watts, Matilda Temperley, Ngoc Minh Ngo.

Today Ed now runs an aerial film production company called Skynique.

Based at his studio in Somerset. Ed enjoys a wide range of commissions. 

Personal projects include an ongoing project in Kurdistan, Iraq & more locally documenting the Somerset Floods, Artisan Somerset Cider Makers & The Somerset Carnivals.

Select Clients:

BBC - Betty TV - Bucks Music Group - CutFilms - Khalsa Aid - Lime Pictures - Save the Children - Secret Adventures - Second Screen - SigmaFilms - Totally Thames - Rex Pictures - Roundhouse -

Published Editorial:

Harpers Bazar - Tatler - The Stylist - Sidetracked - Organic Life - BBC - Times - Guardian - Telegraph - Sun - Express - Mirror - MSN - Yahoo -

Short Films (Unit stills & Behind the Scenes):

Sanctuary of Collell - Fairuz - Goodbye Heart - Seven Months - Brothers  

TV (unit stills & TV Appearances):

The Only Way Is Essex ( ITV ) - Have I Got News For You ( BBC ) - This Morning ( ITV ) -


36 - Foto8 Gallery. London, UK. 2012
Graduation Show - Falmouth, UK. 2012
Progression - Calumet. London, UK. 2011
End of Year Show - Somerset, UK. 2009



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