Anastasia Photiou is an illustrator and image compositing artist who specialises in digital illustration, children's picture book illustration and image compositing.


She graduated from Goldsmiths, University of London with a Master of Arts degree in Children's Literature : Children's Book Illustration. She is also a Bournemouth University graduate with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Computer Visualisation and Animation provided by the National Centre for Computer Animation (NCCA).

In 2020 she has published her own debut children's picture book 'Dear Little Deer, Are You Tired Yet?' and she now collaborates with international clients in a series of upcoming projects that include children picturebooks illustration, website design and image compositing.

Anastasia lives in London, England, but she often travels the world and revisits her home country, Cyprus, and Greece where most of her inspiration is derived for her own stories and fairytales.​



Accurate matte creation and animation from filmed sequences


Matte extraction & Integration of film sequences and CGI rendered shots


Enhanced composition and lighting in CGI and filmed sequences


Creation of concept art, storyboards, DMPs and book illustration