Born and raised in South Africa, photographer (and surfer) Gavin Goodman has been shooting imagery for over a decade. Starting off as a cinematographer and working with documentaries and commercials, Goodman segued into the art form of still-life photography. With experience in lighting and other camera techniques from his many years in the film industry, Goodman’s photography often plays with colours and textures, despite his portfolio being immensely versatile.
In 2021, Goodman was named Hasselblad’s winner at their Masters Competition, which is a highly prestigious photography competition. Goodman founded the interior photography agency Semblance Agency, and is based in Cape Town, South Africa.