A CONTRIBUTOR TO i-D, BRITISH VOGUE, ZOO MAGAZINE, L’OFFICIEL HOMMES NL, AND VARON, LANCASHIRE-BORN PHOTOGRAPHER NIK HARTLEY GRADUATED FROM BLACKPOOL & THE FYLDE COLLEGE BEFORE, MOVING TO LONDON. WITH A BACKGROUND IN PHOTOGRAPHIC ASSISTANCE FOR A COMMANDING LINE-UP OF INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHERS, NIK HAS SINCE BECOME REGARDED FOR PURSUING HIS OWN HIGHLY PERSONAL WORK, WHICH CROSSES THE DISCIPLINES OF FASHION AND PORTRAITURE.