Updated: Jan 5
The photos that are taken of celebrities on a red carpet, a groundbreaking look in a fashion designer’s collection or a well coordinated fashion advertorial in magazines all define the way those commodities are understood, appreciated and consumed by the public. These shots are not only key in telling a story, but permit the general public to view many worlds in which they normally would not have access.
The reality behind the photos we view often begins with the photographer - their unique vision, skills and the ability to get the show. The Jennifer Graylock photographic collection is one of the largest topical photo archives of celebrities and fashion in existence.
With over 20 years of experience, world-renowned photographer Jennifer Graylock is the founder and CEO of Graylock.com, a full service photographic agency that specializes in fashion, celebrity and entertainment photography. Her work regularly appears in Us Weekly, People, TV Guide, InStyle, Glamour, and Vogue to name a few.
Jennifer graduated from Montana State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in photography and holds a Master of Business Administration from Fairleigh Dickinson University. Jennifer moved to the Big Apple in the early mid-80s and began assisting several New York City photographers early in her career. She also found steady freelance work at various magazines through the mid-90s. Shortly thereafter, she became one of the founders of Fashion Wire Daily, a newswire service devoted to fashion, celebrity style, entertainment and lifestyle news. She was the initial photography consultant for George Magazine and worked on the prototype with the then-magazine-novice, John Kennedy Jr.
Award Winning as Top Photographer by the 2017 Hollywood Beauty Awards. Jennifer has won numerous awards for her fine art black and white photography, including the Phillip Eisenberg Award, and has had numerous critically acclaimed, one-person and group shows in New York City.
Jennifer has captured the world’s most glamorous and iconic personalities and she has amassed a resume of mega-watts stars that include the who’s who of Hollywood including Angelia Jolie, Brad Pitt, Jennifer Annison, The Kardashians, Madonna, Adele, Justin Bieber, Jennifer Lawrence, Nicole Kidman, Duke and Duchess of Cambridge (Will and Kate), Kate Hudson, Sophia Loren,Chloe Moritz, President’s Obama, Clinton and Bush, George Clooney, Rihanna, Cate Blanchette, Kate Beckinsale, Miley Cyrus, The Rock, Sarah Jessica Parker, Renee Zelleweger, Beyonce, Jennifer Lopez, Gig Hadid, Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump, Naomi Campbell, Jordan’s Queen Rania, among many others.
Year round, Graylock remains in high demand. Two months out of the years, she’s a fixture on the fashion scene during Fashion Weeks. Graylock photographs all aspects of a fashion show including backstage beauty, celebrity and runway, working with a range of designers during fashion week in New York, Los Angeles, London and Milan, as well as Haute Couture collections in Paris. She also works with top designers such as Anna Sui, Rodarte, Pamela Roland, Mulberry, The Blonds, Libertine as well as fortune 500 companies such as W Hotels, Hilton Hotels, Forevermark, DeBeers, Harry Winston, Creative Nail Design, Morgan Taylor and top PR companies documenting their events.
She is frequently called upon to photograph star-studded events and has covered events such as the Independent Spirit Awards, and the Screen Actors Guild Awards, The Academy Awards, The Oscars, Golden Globe and more.
With an array of experience and an impeccable reputation, Jennifer quality work has set her apart from her peers in the industry. She’s on the speed dial of industry heavyweights such as Fern Mallis, originator of New York Fashion Week. According to an article in 40º70º Magazine, Mallis says of esteem photographer, “Jennifer Graylock is one of my favorite photographers. I can always count on her to get the pictures I need, and she does it with class and a smile, and is well liked by the celebs and the fashion people we work with.” She frequently gets handwritten notes from the celebrities she shoots of her professionalism and enjoying the experience of working with Jennifer.
Jennifer Graylock is deeply inspired by fine art and black and white photography. Her images are free flowing lyrical combination of style and professional sensibilities. She counts greats such as Helmut Newton, Man Ray, Edward Weston, Imogen Cunningham, Duane Michaels and Roxanne Lowitt as inspirations.
In addition to her magnificent work in photography, Jennifer has also worked in television where she appeared on shows such as Billion Dollar Buyer, ONE Shot and Z Rock.