What happens when you put the catalogue of an iconic music photographer in the hands of a fashion designer who has worked with British fashion royalty and a collective of outstanding graphic artists We were keen to find out too – so we started INKPUNK a new label with a punk attitude, putting iconic images on desirable garments – innovative, edgy and ethical and absolutely no plonking !!
Steve Emberton’s photos have been used on album sleeves, in magazines, newspapers, books and on TV for over thirty years around the world. In the 70’s he worked as the staff photographer for the music paper Record Mirror. Steve also worked for NME, Sounds and other magazines, newspapers, record and PR companies. He has photographed pop stars, TV personalities, politicians, actors, models, the general public and of course my family and friends. His photos have been used on album sleeves, in magazines, newspapers, books and on TV for over thirty years in countries all around the world. Rolling Stone Magazine selected one of his pictures of Sid and Nancy for their 50th Anniversary Of Rock, Fifty Greatest Portraits Issue (Sept. 2004) alongside the work of others like Richard Avedon, Anton Corbijn, Herb Ritts, David Bailey and Annie Leibovitz. !! - It is this image that forms the core of our InkPunk Steve Emberton collection