Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2012 shortlist: Spencer Murphy. In Taylor Wessings portraiture photos the people look upset about something, like theryre hiding a secret or theyve just found out something, i would like to know the stories behind these photos and maybe the photo will speak more.
This year’s Taylor Wessing photographic portrait prize 2014 has been won by David Titlow – see his work here along with the other shortlisted images, plus highlights from the rest of the exhibition – including some by Guardian photographers
David Bailey by Rick Morris Pushinsky: Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize Exhibitor 2012. Nervous of his subject, he started shooting as soon as he arrived. Bailey kept asking him about lens, light numbers etc. Apparently he liked the photographer "because he was quick"!