The Last Run

The Last Run, explores how man has colonised vast, frozen spaces in pursuit of leisure and personal challenge. From the frozen lakes of Scandinavia to the ski resorts of the Alps, these wild landscapes are defined by the conspicuous presence of man and his technology.



Commercial assignments for editorial and advertising purposes are central to Laurie Griffiths’ photographic practice. This selection presents the diverse range of portraits that include senior officers of multi-nationals to teenage, inner city students.



In 1741, the English aristocrats, Windham and Pococke, sparked an enduring fascination in the remote mountain village of ‘Chamouny’. Now with unprecedented levels of access to Europe’s highest altitude spaces, today’s Chamonix boasts over 5 million visitors a year.