Born: January 18, 1931 in New York, he is 84 years old
What made Jay famous? And what others think of his work:
Jay Maisel did shoots with Marilyn Monroe and Miles Davis. In addition to that, he also has a countless amount of beautiful photographs.
"Jay Maisel is an internationally acclaimed photographer who is equally gifted in his ability to distill the wisdom earned from decades of capturing light, color, and gesture through the lens of his camera"- Kelbyone
“Always carry a camera, it’s tough to shoot a picture without one.” – Jay Maisel
“If you are out there shooting, things will happen for you. If you’re not out there, you’ll only hear about it.” – Jay Maisel
“A photographer’s art is more in his perceptions than his execution. In a painter, I think the perception is only the first step, and then you have a kind of hard road of execution.” – Jay Maisel -