In collaboration with art director Lauren Catten, Jonathan has produced a series of images, loosely based on the works of Gerhard Richter, which have a beautiful, subtle delicate energy to them. Entitled Smudged, Jonathan has worked with a variety of different expressions and lighting to give the series depth and versatility, creating all the effects in camera.

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