Brian Smith

For the past 30 years, Brian Smith’s iconic portraits of famous celebrities, athletes and executives have been used in advertising, by corporations and have graced the covers and pages of hundreds of magazines including Sports Illustrated, ESPN the Magazine, Time, Forbes, New York Times Magazine, Elle and British GQ.

With a career documenting some of the most notable icons of our time, Brian joins Sony Global Imaging Ambassadors alongside the Sony Artisans of Imagery.

  • Brian Smith

    Brian Smith

    Network, US Artisan of Imagery

    Sony α900, 24-70mm F2.8 ZA SSM (F-Stop: 18.0, Shutter: 1/200, ISO: 200)

    Jimmy Smits photographed at Sundance Film Festival.

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  • Brian Smith

    Brian Smith

    Network, US Artisan of Imagery

    Sony α900, 85mm (F-Stop: 13.0, Shutter: 1/200, ISO: 100)

    Alyssa Milano

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  • Brian Smith

    Brian Smith

    Network, US Artisan of Imagery

    Sony α900, 24-70mm F2.8 ZA SSM (F-Stop: 10.0, Shutter: 1/160, ISO: 200)

    Elliott Erwitt

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  • Brian Smith

    Brian Smith

    Network, US Artisan of Imagery

    Sony α900, 24-70mm (F-Stop: 18.0, Shutter: 1/160, ISO: 100)

    Kim Kardashian photographed in Beverly Hills

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  • Brian Smith

    Brian Smith

    Network, US Artisan of Imagery

    Sony α900, 24-70mm F2.8 ZA SSM (F-Stop: 16, Shutter: 1/200, ISO: 200)

    Olivier Platt

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  • Brian Smith

    Brian Smith

    Network, US Artisan of Imagery

    Sony NEX-5N, Voigtlander 50mm (F-Stop: 1.1, Shutter: 1/1600, ISO: 200)

    Portraits of Rajasthan

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  • Brian Smith

    Brian Smith

    Network, US Artisan of Imagery

    Sony α7R, FE 55mm F1.8 ZA (F-Stop: 2.2, Shutter: 1/80, ISO: 200)

    Portraits of Haiti

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  • Brian Smith

    Brian Smith

    Network, US Artisan of Imagery

    Sony α7R, FE 55mm F1.8 ZA (F-Stop: 2.2, Shutter: 1/4000, ISO: 200)

    Portraits of Haiti

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  • Brian Smith

    Brian Smith

    Network, US Artisan of Imagery

    Sony α7R, FE 35mm F2.8 ZA (F-Stop: 5.6, Shutter: 1/640, ISO: 200)

    Daily Life in Port-Au-Prince, Haiti

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  • Brian Smith

    Brian Smith

    Network, US Artisan of Imagery

    Sony α7R, FE 35mm F2.8 ZA (F-Stop: 5.6, Shutter:1/320, ISO: 200)

    Daily Life in Port-Au-Prince, Haiti

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  • Brian Smith

    Brian Smith

    Network, US Artisan of Imagery

    Sony α7R, FE 35mm F2.8 ZA (F-Stop: 6.3, Shutter: 1/640, ISO: 200)

    Daily Life in Port-Au-Prince, Haiti

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  • Brian Smith

    Brian Smith

    Network, US Artisan of Imagery

    Sony α7R, Zeiss 18mm (F-Stop: 11, Shutter: 1/100, ISO: 200)

    Daily Life in Port-Au-Prince, Haiti

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  • Brian Smith

    Brian Smith

    Network, US Artisan of Imagery

    Sony α7R, FE 35mm F2.8 ZA (F-Stop: 6.3, Shutter: 1/125, ISO: 100)

    Iron Chef Morimoto photographed for Haute Living Miami

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  • Brian Smith

    Brian Smith

    Network, US Artisan of Imagery

    Sony α99, 24-70mm F2.8 ZA SSM (F-Stop: 18, Shutter: 1/200, ISO: 200)

    Mentalist Jim Karol

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  • Brian Smith

    Brian Smith

    Network, US Artisan of Imagery

    Sony α99, 24-70mm F2.8 ZA SSM (F-Stop: 10, Shutter: 1/200, ISO: 200)

    Burlesque dancer Ms Redd photographed in Las Vegas

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Brian Smith

Brian Smith, Artisan Of Imagery

“I’ve got the greatest job in the world. My worst days as a photographer might be the greatest days in the lives of many people.”

Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer Brian Smith is the luckiest guy on the planet. He’s told Bill Gates exactly what to do for an entire hour, appeared on The X Factor, exhibited at the Library of Congress, dined with the President, written an Amazon Best Seller, shared cupcakes with Anne Hathaway, gotten drunk with George Clooney and married the most beautiful woman he ever laid eyes on…

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