Brian Smith: Celebrity Portraits

In this B&H video Celebrity portrait photographer Brian Smith shares the lessons he’s learned over the past 30 years capturing the faces of the famous and infamous as a top magazine portrait photographer. Brian talks about his approach to editorial and commercial assignments from concept to final images, detailing his approach to lighting and problem solving on productions both small and large. Smith also share secrets about how to quickly capture the personality of the people you photograph and how personal projects can be used to generate editorial and commercial assignments, and allow your personal style to evolve and grow while generating assignments you love to shoot.

Iddo Genuth
Iddo Genuth is the founder and chief editor of He has been a technology reporter working for international publications since the late 1990's and covering photography since 2009. Iddo is also a co-founder of a production company specializing in commercial food and product visual content.