Julian McDonald Biography

Born in Bedfordshire, Julian began his photography career working as an assistant with a successful photographic studio. After attending college and setting up in business, he established Vivid Sync in 2003.

In 1994 was awarded an Associateship at the British Institute of Professional Photography. At the age of 23, Julian was one of the youngest to ever achieve such a status or qualification. Since then have won many more awards for his stunning images and this is what drives him in his pursuit of excellence.

Julian has worked globally with an impressive array of clients such as Abellio, Castrol, Eaton, Epson, Fluke, Honeywell, Oliver Wyman & Rockwell Automation to name a few.

Julian modestly attributes his success to classic values such as listening, communicating effectively and constantly learning, whilst a wealth of experience ensures an exceptional degree of technical ability.

Being a highly motivated individual, Julian is happy behind the lens and while he is happy, he makes sure everyone else is happy by producing iconic photography.


  • Commercial & Advertising Photography
  • Industrial Photography
  • Architectural & Construction Photography
  • Corporate & PR Photography
  • Product Photography
  • Digital Retouching




Julian is a superb professional who is a perfectionist. The excellent results he produces, evidence the meticulous attention to detail that he brings to every aspect of his work.


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