• JONATHAN CHERRY: What gets you out of bed in the morning?
DORRELL MERRITT: Emails.
JC: Are there any emerging photographers inspiring you at the moment?
DM: Rita Lino, Jeff Hahn & Ellen Rogers.
JC: Whats your current project all about?
DM: No projects, but exploring the human form in my work a lot more.
JC: Where are you from?
DM: NW London.
JC: What draws you to portraiture?
DM: The ability to “collect” personalities. 
JC: In your opinion what makes a successful portrait?
DM: The relationship between the subject and their environment, combined with presence of light, in whatever form that may be.
JC: Any advice to other freelance photographers?
DM: Be relentless, be valiant, work out what you “love” not “what you want to do” & never give up.
JC: Other thoughts?
DM: Keep watch of my site.

JONATHAN CHERRY: What gets you out of bed in the morning?

DORRELL MERRITT: Emails.

JC: Are there any emerging photographers inspiring you at the moment?

DM: Rita Lino, Jeff Hahn & Ellen Rogers.

JC: Whats your current project all about?

DM: No projects, but exploring the human form in my work a lot more.

JC: Where are you from?

DM: NW London.

JC: What draws you to portraiture?

DM: The ability to “collect” personalities. 

JC: In your opinion what makes a successful portrait?

DM: The relationship between the subject and their environment, combined with presence of light, in whatever form that may be.

JC: Any advice to other freelance photographers?

DM: Be relentless, be valiant, work out what you “love” not “what you want to do” & never give up.

JC: Other thoughts?

DM: Keep watch of my site.