Synonymous with dynamic and intimate
portraiture, Rankin's powerful images are part of contemporary
Famed for his creative portraiture and his talent for capturing
the character and spirit of his subjects, he stands as a formidable
force in photography with his work regularly exhibited in galleries
around the world from Sau Paolo to Moscow, London to LA.
Rankin rose quickly to fame, earning a reputation for creative
portraiture and a talent for capturing the character and spirit of
his subjects. In addition to his photography career, Rankin has
co-directed music videos, commercials and feature films with Chris
Cottam. Their debut film, The Lives of Saints, penned by Fear and
Loathing in Las Vegas writer Tony Grisoni, enjoyed success on the
festival circuit and won the grand jury prize at the Salento
International Film Festival.