Tuesday, September 1, 2015

The Queen's People...These photos are part of an unique exhibition of the Queen and members of her family and household. Mirrors were used to capture the four different profiles in the one shot. All photos were taken by Hugo Rittson Thomas, August 1, 2015

Queen Elizabeth II
Prince William, The Duke of Cambridge dressed in his Irish Guards frock coat.

Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall
Colonel Charles Webb of the Military Knights of Windsor
Professor Anthony Mellows – in the robes of the Lord Prior of the Order of St John


The 18th Duke of Norfolk, The Earl Marshall Edward William Fitzalan- Howard.  The Earl Marshall is responsible for State occasions like coronations and the opening of Parliament.

Musketeer – ceremonial bodyguard for the Lord Mayor of London
Pikeman – ceremonial bodyguard for the Lord Mayor of London

Member of the Royal Mews – responsible for the road transport of the Queen and her family

The York Herald
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The Queen’s Remembrancer – an ancient judicial post in England and Wales
Chelsea Pensioner
The Lord Mayor of Westminster
The Governor of the Merchant Adventurers of York
Yeoman of the Guard

And the painting that inspired the photos….. A triple portrait of Charles the first by Anthony Van Dyck

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