Billy Hess has claimed his well deserved place on the most prestigious list of talented international published concert and celebrity photographers. His tenacious and colossal passion has allowed him to capture some of the most illuminated celebrities during their live moments and most memorable moments. Billy Hess shoots from the soul not only allowing you to see the image but also to feel it.
Billy Hess has contributed to numerous online media and print outlets including Rolling Stone, Billboard, Louder Than War, Buzz Feed, Get Out Magazine, Hype, and many others. Invited to some of the hottest VIP at the parties in New York City and LA Hess has teamed up with some of the most esteemed celebrity artists, journalist and public relation companies.
Billy Hess has photographed awarding winning artists like Boy George, Nile Rogers, Alessia Cara, Cindy Lauper, Adam Ant, Bette Midler, Yo MTV Hip Hop legends, B52s, Billy Porter, Stray Cats, The Struts, Dionne Warwick, and many other Grammy Award winning artists. He is also known for shooting editorial, portrait, fashion runway photography for top designers like Sue Wong, The World Fashion Parade, Movie Premiers, A-List red Carpet Events featuring award winning actors, artists, and leaders in the entertainment industry, like Adam Lambert, Tiffany Haddish, Rose Byrne, Salma Hayek, Ciara, Sarah Jessica Parker and more including large music festivals and large music industry events like NAMM.
By Music Celebrity Journalist Eileen Shapiro