Portrait photography of celebrities, athletes and executives for magazines, advertising and corporations. Portrait photography portfolio combines a range of portraits imagery of studio, location and conceptual portrait photography.
Brian Smith is a Pulitzer Prize-winning sports photographer who has turned those talents to capturing dynamic, action portraits of athletes for advertising campaigns. Sports portrait photography for magazines including Sports Illustrated and ESPN the Magazine.
Conceptual, location and portrait photography of people and products to promote your products and services through dynamic advertising photography. Clients include Sony, Heineken, Kraft, Nabisco, Perry Ellis and WWE.
Celebrity portrait photography of A-list Hollywood stars captures both intimate and expressive portraits of the stars of cinema, television, stage and music. Pared down to their face and expression these portraits use simplicity to reveal personality.
Location portraiture combines the place to reveal more about the person. Brian Smith’s environmental portraits show athletes, celebrities and titans of business photographed on locations around the world combine these elements to create bold portraits on location.
Brian Smith has photographed portraits of corporate executives, workers at New York Stock Exchange and NASDAQ corporate offices, workplaces and factories around the world for Forbes, Fortune, Barron’s and Business Week magazines.
Iconic Black and White celebrity portrait photography harkens to the days when moving pictures were BIG and so were the stars! Shot in partnership with The Creative Coalition, Sony & WWE for the Art & Soul and Be-a-STAR advocacy campaigns.
Film Noir Portraits
Brian Smith’s bold, iconic celebrity portrait photography of celebrities, athletes and executives have graced the covers of hundreds of magazines around the world including TIME, People, New York Magazine, Newsweek, British GQ, Business Week, Forbes and USA Weekend.
Fine Art Portraits and travel photography shot with large format 4×5 and 8×10 large format cameras and plastic cameras printed or post-processed in sepia black & white. Travel and portrait photography shot on Plastic Diana and Holga cameras.
Fine Art Photography