Nick is a friend of the WECC and has a great article about portrait photography posted on Medium -
"I’ve been taking pictures for about three years now, and it wasn’t long before I realised I enjoyed portraits more than any other genre.
There is something about creating a portrait of a person that fascinates and delights me. Faces in a picture are like musical hooks to me; I find I can look at portraits like I can listen to my favourite music, over and over. Moreover, I want to create the kind of pictures I can constantly go back and look at and think about..."