Forbes has over 25 years experience as a photographer. He started his career photographing commission for The Historical Times based in the USA for their British Heritage Publications.
This involved travelling the Country photographing events such as Highland Games, Gypsy Horse Fairs, Vintage Car Rallies, Croquet Championships and a whole series on British Pubs. He says it was amazing to have complete job satisfaction, fun and get paid for doing it.
Work came in for The AA Publications for various books and guides. Much of his Photography was in the Printing Industry working for clients such as Agfa, Kodak and Screen.
His background has been in Editorial Photography and this is very much reflected in his Commercial and Portrait work.