LONDON.- Guy Hepner Contemporary presents James White, on view through April 2008. After completing his studies at Art Institute of Chicago, James White moved to Italy to begin his career. While in Italy, he taught himself the technical side of photography, before relocating to New York to shoot fashion. It was there that he launched his career in celebrity portraiture and is now regarded as one of the hottest celebrity photographers in the world.
White's work is inherently perfect for Hollywood, combining beauty, sexiness and incredible lighting to create images that are seductive. His photos have graced the pages of magazines all around the world including but not limited to GQ, Glamour, Vanity Fair, Esquire, Flaunt and Rolling Stone. Internationally, White's work has been written about in American and French Photo, Picture Magazine, Black & White, Digital Photography Monthly and various other esteemed publications. In 2005, he was named by American Photo as one of the top 100 influential people in photography.