2014 saw the year that the range (and we like to think quality) of photography on the 405 increased exponentially - by way of several new photographic-led features, coupled with site design tweaks.

We're fortune to work with a supremely talented bunch of photographers who have played a huge part in shaping the site this year, and looking back over the images from the past 12 months was a pretty joyful experience, so well done them.

Here's a roll-call of all involved: Bertrand, Bottiau Nómie, Chris Lanaway, Dan Kendall, Dan Smyth, Flore Diamant, Harry Hall, Isa Herig, Kate Beard, Timothy James Boddy, Lily Bertrand-Webb, Mathew Parri Thomas, Nathan Barnes, Nathan Greenwood, Nicolai Amter, Phil Smithiesm Stephanie Aquirre, Tim Ferguson, Tom Griffiths, Umit Koseoglu, Chris Mathews, Daniel Robson, Drew Stewart, Eleonor Collini, Gemma Burke, James Drew, Jamie Drew, Jono White, Richard Gray, Robin Pope and Valerio Berdini.

If you'd like to work with The 405 next year, email us.

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Ólöf Arnalds

BTS: Ólöf Arnalds

St. Vincent

Son Lux

Gardens & Villa


Throwing SHade

Jacques Greene and How To Dress Well

Sam Smith and Disclosure

Sam Smith: Tour Diary

Primavera 2014


Action Bronson

Action Bronson

Sharon Van Etten

BTS: Sharon Van Etten - Koko

Woman's Hour

Cerebral Ballzy

BTS: Cerebral Ballzy


KKelis @ Somerset House, London 14/07/14elis-405-2282014

Truck Festival 2014 - The Cribs


La Roux

LA Roux @ Conway Hall, London 01/07/14


BTS: Femme

Christopher Owens

Behind the Scenes with Christopher Owens

Pickathon Music Festival - Foxygen


Mac DeMarco


Jess Glynne

Vinyl Pimp

Vinyl Pimp


Green Man Festival - Anna Calvi


The Fat White Family

The Fat White Family @ Electric Ballroom, London 18/09/14

Laura Welsh

Laura Welsh portrait

Kero Kero Bonito

Ker Kero Bonito

Marika Hackman

marika hackman


JUCE @ The Macbeth, London 10/10/14


BTS: Luke Abbott
BTS: Hauschka

Record Shopping With Andreya Triana

Record Shopping With Andreya Triana
Record Shopping With Andreya Triana

Max Richter

BTS: Max Richter


BTS: Moddi

Keaton Henson

BTS: Keaton Henson

Act's and their Cats: Mazes


Natalie Bang Bang

Natalie Bang Bang

Perfume Genius

BTS: Perfume Genius

A Winged Victory For The Sullen

MØ @ Shepherd

Tove Styrke

BTS: Tove Styrke



Taylor McFerrin

Taylor McFerrin @ Birthdays, London 30/10/14

Future Islands

Future Islands @ Shepherd


Sam Smith @ Hammersmith, London 07/11/14

East India Youth

Indie Label Market 2014


BTS: Asgier @ Shepherd