A portrait of a friend by Wolf Kettler Photographer (c) Wolf Kettler

Portrait of a friend

A photograph from a recent portrait photo session for a friend.

An outdoor family photo session (c) Wolf Kettler

An outdoor family photo session

Not long ago I mentioned that the traditional family portrait is back in fashion. The new traditional is natural and informal and looks at how you function as a family.

Chart, dividers and compass (c) Wolf Kettler

A personal announcement from Wolf Kettler

Wolf Kettler announces that he is now a Yachtmaster Offshore. The Yachtmaster is recognised around the world as ‘the’ gold standard in sailing qualifications. Read more …

A lingerie and nude photo session for a client (c) Wolf Kettler

An intimate photo session for a private client

I call my lingerie and nude photoshoots for private clients “intimate photo sessions”. They represent a sizeable proportion of my work. This kind of work is always totally private but sometimes clients have different ideas. I was delighted when my client asked whether I would consider using some of the images from her lingerie and nude photoshoot on my website.

Images from a family photo session (c) Wolf Kettler Photographer

A family photo session

The traditional family portrait is back in fashion, and the “new traditional” is far from artificial and boring.

Book cover photography in France by Wolf Kettler Photographer

Recent book covers, October 2016

Latest published book covers from France to use my photography.

An autumn morning over Oliver's Castle on Roundway Hill (c) Wolf Kettler


The balance of light has undoubtedly changed. Today is the autumnal equinox, the brief moment of perfect equilibrium between day and night, the smidgen of time, when light and darkness are of equal weight.

Sailing off the coast of Jersey in 20 knots of wind and a considerably calmed sea compared to the previous day (c) Wolf Kettler

Caressed and occasionally pummelled

Photographs from my recent sailing trip along the south coast of England and across the English Channel to the Channel Islands.

A café in Bayswater’s Hereford Road (c) Wolf Kettler

The brotherhood amongst exiles

A new story from the “glamorous” life of a photographer, involving the Bayswater area of London, brown sugar and the brotherhood amongst exiles.