Gary Blakeley

Gary has spent thirty years as a graphic designer for arts, academic, and business communications and is an experienced photographer. He believes that typography and image must work fluently together in successful design. Gary has lengthy expertise in print production, computer graphics, and information technology.

Running through Gary’s photography are the themes of architecture, travel, and militaria. He looks for design in the photographic image and photographic boldness in design.

Camilla Blakeley

Camilla has twenty years of experience, both in house and freelance, as an editor in academic publishing and business communications. She writes, edits, and teaches editing. She believes that forging constructive relations with the author and designer is at the heart of effective print production.

Camilla has particular skill in editing books on the arts and managing the editorial production process.




Gary Blakeley and Camilla Blakeley have been involved in producing first-rate publications for thirty years. Gary ran a design practice and Camilla worked as a managing editor. After crossing paths professionally for several years and finding that some of our best work resulted, we set up Blakeley Words+Pictures in 2003.

We work independently or collaboratively, depending on the needs of the project.