Idil Sukan on taking incredible photos of top comedians for the Edinburgh Fringe and beyond

Watch an interview with the hugely talented photographer, where she reveals how she gets the best shots of comedians: don't try to make them look funny.


One of the highlights of this year's festival was an improvised show featuring the cast of the TV show Who's Line Is It Anyway? – host Clive Anderson plus Greg Proops, Josie Lawrence, Mike McShane, Richard Vranch, Stephen Frost and Colin Mochrie – called What Does The Title Matter Anyway? for copyright reasons.

Image: Clive Anderson

Image: Greg Proops, shot after What Does The Title Matter Anyway?


Image: Mike McShane, shot after What Does The Title Matter Anyway?

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Image: Richard Vrance and Stephen Frost, shot after What Does The Title Matter Anyway?


Image: Josie Long


Image: Anne Archer

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Image: Richard Herring


Image: Sarah Pascoe


Image: Al Murray

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Image: Bridget Christie


Image: Comedy trio The Birthday Girls.