"I want to photograph how people feel…not how they look."
- Clay Blackmore
Canon EOS-1D X Mark II Body
Clay Blackmore is one of the most influential and sought-after photographers in the world, with a clientele that includes celebrities the likes of Larry King, Forest Whitaker, Jenna Elfman, and Maria Sharapova.
A protégé of the legendary Monte Zucker, Clay is a legend in his own right. Clay meticulously developed his photographic, teaching, and business skills during this 25-year association with Monte, first as an assistant, then as a co-educator and business partner.
In addition to his mastery of lighting and classic portraiture, Clay is at the forefront of HD-DSLR cinema, pushing the limits of the latest innovations in filmmaking to create timeless pieces of cinematic storytelling.
Videos & Articles
Clay Blackmore, Portrait photographer
Clay Blackmore discusses his career and passion for photography in our series of videos introducing our Explorers of Light.