JARED CHRISTOPHER MARTIN
Born in the 1940s in Manhattan, the American Jared Christopher Martin is above all renowned for his talented cinematographic career. Former flatmate of the director Brian De Palma, he has acted in many films and television series, including Dallas, The War of the Worlds, and The Fantastic Journey. He discovered photography during his studies at Columbia University but also on the sets of film shoots that he worked on throughout his acting and directing career. Back in the day, he took a great deal of photographs, one of which won the National Association of Photoshop Professionals (NAPP) award. Today, the artist continues to take many pictures and is also the author of several photographic essays, Dazhengzhao: 1 000 Year Old Village, Letter From Zibo and Caprivi. Since 2011, his photographs have been exhibited in Atlanta, Portland and New York.