Philip Gay was born in England but grew up between England and Paris. Philip got into photography whilst studying Film at University. Thanks to his elegant and sophisticated style, with a portrait element, Philip has shot for some of the most esteemed magazines all over the world, such as i-D, Mixte, Muse, Elle, Vogue, GQ, Purple, Zoo, Arena Homme +, Vogue Hommes International, Interview Germany, Interview, Russh, German Vogue, Russian Vogue, Vogue Paris, Details and collaborated during the years with important stylists like Ludivine Poiblanc, Roxane Danset, Belen Casadevall, Sheila Single, Jodie Barnes, Lotta Aspenberg, Marie-Amélie Sauvé, Jacob K and more recently with Heathermary Jackson, Azza Yousif, Benjamin Sturgill, Tamara Rothstein, Gillian Wilkins, Tracey Nicholson, Ondine Azoulay and Anna Schiffel. Philip Also shoots portraits of actors and musicians Jarvis Cocker, Jessica Brown-Findlay, Kristin Scott Thomas, MGMT, Razorlight, Pascal Greggory, Sarah Gadon, Richard Hawley, James McAvoy, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, the Klaxons, Herman Düne, Yuck!, The Streets Philip has worked with commercial clients of the like of Levis, Petit Bateau, Air France, Etam, Galerie Lafayette, Le Printemps, See By Chloé, iBlues, Bally, Sergio Rossi, Courrèges, Strenesse, Notify, Sinéquanone, Sephora among others.
Philip Gay currently lives between Paris and New York.