Chris Stocker worked as a photographer in his early career and travelled extensively taking photographs for the Egyptian and Israeli Tourist Board and covered many hard hitting stories in the 1980s. Chris arrived at Future Publishing and started work as a scanner and colour correction specialist in 1990. He was soon responsible for his own department which worked as a central hub for the magazine art editors’ to have their magazine covers created using, what was at the time, state of the art software.
Chris has been freelance since 2004 and has exhibited in many prestigious art venues, such as the Organic Oliver Holt gallery in 2005, with many pieces in the Blockhead Show in 2010 at the Core in the Eden Project. In 2009, Chris had spent many months in Cornwall as a guest of the Spectrum charity meeting and working alongside the resident artists creating printed material for the charity auction as well as contributing artwork that had been sold alongside the works of Damien Hirst, Stella Vine and Rankin.
Chris works in Photoshop, Cinema 4D, Illustrator and Sculptris as well as many filters and treatment layers which are archived in their thousands.