Michel Leroy is a New York based portrait photographer with a produced style that captures an authentic connection to real personalities. From celebrity chefs to weekend bikers, the images reveal a level of comfort and vitality shared among friends.
The good fortune of his early career afforded the opportunity to travel the globe assisting magazines and companies with the common goal of photographing that define our time: from China's leading industrialists in Shanghai to Nobel laureate economists in Paris to former President George W. Bush in the White House.
Repeatedly corporate clients including The Food Network, Adidas, Nike, Intel Lenovo, GE, Pfizer, Bayer and L'Oreal have trusted Michel to connect their brands to customers through images with insight and humanity. His editorial work has appeared in The Huffington Post, The New York Times, People Magazine and The Times (UK).
Michel id the first to tell you, photography can be so much greater than just the sum of it's parts. "It's magic when everything comes together. However, the tangible results my clients demand are not the result of magic or luck, but sheer force of will. Through solid concepts and creative collaboration everything is possible. Through experience, what is possible becomes repeatable and that's what my clients expect. Repeatable results, on budget and on time, every time."