Tony Le Britton awarded Best International Hair & Beauty Photographer at the TCT awards


Celebrated industry photographer, Tony Le Britton from Newcastle, has been awarded the Best International Hair and Beauty Photographer at the TCT Awards 2019, which recognises talented international hairdressers and photographers. 

Tony was born in Newcastle and moved to London to develop his career in photography.  

Since relocating, Tony has built his profile within the beauty industry and his work has featured in many international publications, including on the front covers for top trade magazines.  

Tony has also worked with renowned international brands in hair and beauty shooting collections and global campaigns.  

His images have also won many awards in the UK and Internationally including in the prestigious British Hairdressing Awards and International Hairdressing Awards.  


To enter the awards, Tony had to send a collection of four images relating to his area of expertise—beauty photography, as well as a link to his website and social media channels, along with a general portfolio for the year 2018/19.  

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This was judged by a group of experts from the world of makeup and hairdressing fashion, to assess Tony’s versatility and proficiency of photography in the area of fashion hairdressing.   

Tony Le Britton was announced the winner of the category at the 2019 TCT Award Ceremony that took place during the Live 2019 hairdressing event on the island of Gran Canaria in Spain on the September 21 where over 400 professionals came from different countries across the world for the announcement of the awards, to celebrate and to watch inspirational shows from a range of professionals in fashion and hair.   

This year, there was a record of over 300 participants from 25 countries and for Tony to win the award for the Best Hair and Beauty Photographer truly sets him apart from other photographers within the industry and showcases him as a true master of his craft and as one of the leading beauty and fashion photographers in the world.   

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Tony Le Britton commented, “To have won this award means a great deal to me.  

“Photography is my passion and I love seeing the results that come from the imagery I help to create for the hairdressers and beauty professionals I work with.  

“Winning this award being up against other talented photographers is an honour and I’m truly delighted.”