ABOUT THE ARTIST
Internationally known photographic artist, Jay Fletcher, remains a steadfast and loyal native son of Atlanta, Georgia. While often invited to teach other professional photographers around the country, Jay remains a portrait artist at his core. His unique style and unrivaled eye for tone and texture raise the level of his work to that of a true art form.
As well as being one of the leading black and white portrait artists in the country, Jay has also established his reputation as one of the most prestigious and creative photographers of his time. His inimitable portraits have earned him the respect of his peers and captivated his clients, who include local Atlantans, major political figures, entertainment personalities, and foreign dignitaries.
During his 40-year career, Jay Fletcher has consistently produced superior images for his clients, and his talent and passion for his work have earned him the respect of his peers and accolades from corporate leaders, world dignitaries, and Nobel Prize winners. Considered by his photographic peers to be an expert in his field, Jay is in continual demand for teaching and lecturing within the professional community.
Jay Fletcher has become internationally known for his stunning black and white portraits. He was honored to be invited to participate in the unveiling of his remarkable portrait of Kenyan President Mwai Kibaki in Nairobi. Additionally, he has photographed Ambassador Andrew Young and his wife as well as the presidents of Tanzania, Mozambique, Rwanda, and The Congo. He has also photographed numerous members of the entertainment and business sector including Sidney Poitier, Bert Reynolds, Chris Tucker, Kenny Rogers, Usher, Ludacris, , Ivanka Trump, Earl Klugh, Chaka Zulu, President Jimmy Carter, President Donald Trump, Herman Talmadge, Arnold Schwarzenegger, and others. In Atlanta his clients include Joel Katz, Norman Schrutt, Chosei Komatsu, Coca Cola, IBM, Greenberg Traurig, Evander Holyfiield, Jim Mora, Jr., Frank Ski, Arthur Blank, Bernie Marcus, Olga de Goizueta, and numerous others.