Born in Bath England, Jacob moved to London in 1999 where he completed a degree in photography at The London College of Printing.
His first main fashion shoot was for Dazed in 2005 and since then he has contributed to magazines including: US Vogue, British Vogue, L’Uomo Vogue, W Magazine, Interview, The Last, New York Times T Magazine, Numéro, Numéro Homme, 10 Men and Another/Another Man.
Jacob’s stills commercial clients include Chanel, The Gap, Lacoste, Nike, Target, Hermes, Stella McCartney for adidas, Y-3, Loewe, Bergdorf Goodman and Burberry.
Jacob has been at the forefront of the recent boom in fashion films and is a much in demand Director aswell as stils photographer. Recent projects include: directing and photographing three TVC / campaigns for Chanel Allure, Biotherm, YSL Beaute, Target and Nike.
Jacob's editorial commissions include the seminal "Glowing Man" for Nowness which attracted over ten million hits across multiple platforms and The A to Z of Dance for iD online; another "viral hit".
His work has also been exhibited: 'Bermuda Triangle' at Spring Projects, London and 'Oh! You Pretty Things' at Liberty’s exhibition space in London.
Jacob lives and works in London.