To say that Tony Corbell has had an interesting career is an understatement. In his more the 38 years in photography, he has photographed some of the most recognized faces including three US presidents, world leaders at the United Nations, fashion models, celebrities, NASA astronauts and a lot more. From his beginnings in a small west Texas town, he has photographed or taught photographic technical skills in more than 20 countries and world capitals as well as in all fifty US states.
Tony is as known for his educational efforts as his published photographic works. He has conducted more than 700 workshops and seminars to sold out audiences for more than twenty-five years in London, Scotland, Ireland, Toronto, Vancouver, Mexico, Australia, Italy, New Zealand, Dubai, Trinidad/Tobago, Germany, Sweden, and Nova Scotia on the technical aspects of lighting and lighting control. His books on the topics of light have sold internationally since 2000 and his video tutorials have managed to surpass more than two million views. He is currently featured on www.ppa.com/edu as well as www.kelbyone.com and his classes are very popular on www.creativelive.com alongside the world’s leading photographers, instructors and authors. He is also a featured artist at www.epson.com in a segment called In Celebration of the Black and White Print.
In 2017 Tony released two books with publisher Amherst Media called Light and Shadow and embarked on a fifteen-city lecture tour with Profoto. Tony has written articles in literally every major photographic magazine in the U.S., Japan, U.K., and China.
Today Tony lives and works in Muskogee, Oklahoma with his wife Mandy, a Master Photographer herself. When asked what he is most known for, he says “being just about the biggest Beatles fan in the world.”