Gered Mankowitz it an English photographer who work closely with the music industry. During his career he has worked with bands such as The Rolling Stones and Jimmy Hendrix and created covers for some of their most successful albums. Mankowits explained how he tried to capture the artist personality in his work this is possibly why his work is so successful. Throughout his career he has worked in many branches of photography; these include, fashion, music, advertising and news. Mankowits has also owned his own gallery in North London for the past 22 years.