Robert Ascroft is widely considered one of the most versatile Photographers and Directors working today. Moving seamlessly through the landscape of Celebrity Portrait, Sports, Fine Art, Fashion, Beauty and Advertising assignments. His work has been described as Richly Cinematic Beauty Lighting that is crafted and precise with an innate sensibility to capture an intimate moment. Onset he creates an atmosphere of comfort and professionalism that has endeared his work to numerous global brands.
Robert's work as a Director mirrors his vision as a Photographer. This has made him a client favorite as he directs Television Spots, Web/Social Media Advertising and Motion Billboards. Clients appreciate the same look and feel as the print campaigns which results in a a cohesive message across all platforms.
His commissions appear in Print, Galleries, Web, Billboards and on Television across the globe. Robert's client list includes Advertising Agencies, Movie Studios, Magazines, Record Companies, Broadway Theaters, Beauty and Fashion brands. His esteemed client list includes Netflix, Estee Lauder, SONY, Rolex, London Sunday Times, Gap, J Walter Thompson, PUMA, Showtime, Reebok, Universal Music, British Esquire, DirecTV, BLT, FOX, Vanity Fair, Vogue, Arista Records, Proenza Schouler, Narciso Rodriguez, Rolling Stone, Harpers Bazaar, NY Times “T” Magazine and others. His celebrity clientele reads as the who’s who of today’s leading Actors, Actresses, Politicians, Musicians, Athletes and Public Figures.
A native New Yorker, Robert now divides his time between New York and Los Angeles. His work is shot on both coasts as well as on location around the globe.
Robert can be found on INSTAGRAM @robertascroft