PHOTOGRAPHER / DIRECTOR, MICHAEL TERRY
Michael Terry has over 30 years of experience in the fashion and entertainment business as former top model, actor and photographer / director. Working at the highest levels and building lasting friendships along the way, he always has a smile on his face. Born in the midwestern United States and raised in southern California, Michael’s love for art began at an early age after meeting iconic artist Andy Warhol as a child. That encounter sparked a desire to learn as much about art as he could which continued into his college years as a business major with a minor in art. After college he embarked on a career as one of the world’s top fashion models.
He’s traveled to over 150 different countries around the world and worked with the World’s top Photographers such as Herb Ritts, Top Directors such as Tony Scott, and has been featured in some of the worlds biggest advertising campaigns for clients including: Mercedes Benz, Levi’s, Gucci, Calvin Klein, Ralph Lauren and many more. Because of this experience working with the biggest brands in the world on multi-million dollar campaigns, Michael truly understands the power of imagery and commerce — knowing exactly what it takes to reach and exceed a clients goals. Michael continues to work in front of the camera today in commercials and advertising campaigns finding that staying current in front of the camera strengthens his knowledge behind the camera. Constantly working with today’s top industry professionals keeps Michael Terry up to date on trends and new technologies that he can incorporate into his projects as photographer / director and visual special effects expert. Michael never stops learning and is always excited to collaborate with brilliant hardworking creatives that strive as he does for excellence everyday. Hopefully we can create some fun memories together soon. Thank you for taking the time to visit the website of Michael Terry Photography.