BIO

Award winning photographer and filmmaker, Michael Williams began his creative career as a photographer in Paris at age twenty. By the time he was twenty-five he had shot covers for Vogue, Elle, Marie Claire, and Bazaar, as well as Naomi Campbell's first covers for Elle and Bazaar UK. Throughout his lengthy creative career Michael has shot for virtually every major glossy magazine on the planet as well as directing major TV commercials. His work has appeared in numerous photography books and shows including a major one man show at The Museum of Modern Art in Antwerp.  In addition to his busy roles of photographer and director Michael is also founder/editor/creative director of www.theimagista.com

 Michael is currently working on a major book project that focuses on professional surfers during the legendary Triple Crown on Hawaii's North Shore. Michael had exclusive inside access and shot soulful portraits along with candid lifestyle shots of the athletes.

For Michael's portrait and documentary only site please click on the following link: www.michaelwilliamsphotography.com

 

CLIENTS

Abercrombie & Fitch, Alfred Sung, American Apparel, Arnold NYC, AT&T, AX Armani, Axe, The Bay (HBC), Barbie (Mattel Co.), Bloomingdales, Boots UK, Bose, Boujois Cosmetics, Calvin Klein Jeans, Cassette, Comma Fashion, CP Company, Canon Powershot, Converse, DDB Paris, Dockers, Dove, Dsquared2, Escada, Elegance, FCUK French Connection, Fekkai, Gawker, H&M, Harry Rosen, John Street, Hershey's, Holt Renfrew, HP Computers, Hurley, Joe Fresh, John Frieda, Jung von Matt, Kleider Apparel, Lands End, Levis, L'Oreal, L'Oreal Paris, Mac Cosmetics, Madame, Marks And Spencer, McDonalds, Neiman Marcus, Next Directory, Nordstrom, Palmers Lingerie, Pepe Jeans, Ports 1961, Publicis, Preferred Stock, Proctor and Gamble, Puma, Revlon, Rogers Media, Roots, Sears, Shoppers, Taxi, True Religion, Wallis, Walmart, Weight Watchers

PUBLICATIONS

Vogue, G.Q, Bazaar, Elle, Marie Claire, Glamour, Cosmo, New York Magazine, Wallpaper, Tattler, Sunday Times London, Imagista, Arena, Arena Homme Plus, The Independent, Mens Health, ES Magazine, Flaunt, Flare, Fashion, Teen Vogue, ID, D Magazine, Detour, Surface, Seventeen, Paper Mag, Interview, Conde Nast Traveler, Self, Essence, Malibu, LA Weekly, Maxim, Stuff, Playboy, Gloss, Tush Woman's Day, Newsweek, Madame Figaro, Amica, Femmes, Grazia, Wallpaper, Paper Magazine, Zoomer

COVERS

Vogue, Elle, G.Q, Marie Claire, Glamour, Cosmo, The Sunday Times, Playboy, Newsweek, Flare, Fashion, Essence, Michigan Ave, American Way, ES Magazine, Style UK, Zoomer, Chicago, Stuff, Maxim, Brides, Max, En Route, Malibu, Madame, Petra, Amica, Grazia

PERSONALITIES

Adrien Brody, Alicia Keys, Amber Heard, Angela Lindvall, Andie MacDowell, Ashely Greene, Beyonce, Bridget Moynahan, Carolyn Murphy, Cat Deeley, Catherine Zeta Jones, Coco Rocha, Cheryl Cole, Cheryl Tiegs, Christina Hendricks, Daria Werbowy, Djimon Hounsou, Ed Harris, Ed Norton, Erin Wasson, Eva Mendes, Gerard Harris, Gretchen Moll, Heidi Klum, Helena Christensen, Ian McKellan, Isabella Rossellini, January Jones, Jasmim Leon, Jennifer Hudson, Joy Bryant, Jude Law, Kate Bosworth, Kate Winslet, Kelly Preston, Kylie Minogue, Linda Evangelista, Lucy Liu, Maggie Grace, Marcia Gay Harden, Marion Cotillard, Matt Czuchry, Maxwell, Misty Copeland, Naomi Campbell, Naomi Watts, Nelly Furtado, Paul Rudd, Robin Wright, Sarah McLachlan, Timbaland, Tim Robbins, Thandie Newton, Trica Helfer, Wyclef Jean