© Ira L. Black


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Ira L. Black is a NYC-based Portrait, Editorial and Commercial Photographer. He is a Getty Images contributing photographer focusing on Sports and News.  Under the editorial umbrella, Ira has photographed His Holiness The Dalai Lama, David Beckham, Jay Sean, Danielle Brooks, Guillermo Diaz, Naturi Naughton and others. His work has been featured in The NY Times, The Wall Street Journal, Fortune, Huffington Post, ESPN, Elle, Harpers Bazaar, GQ, as well as other magazines, newspapers and social media platforms around the world.   

Ira is also a passionate digital photography educator of adults and students. He has developed curriculum that allow others to achieve new levels in their photography.  Ira has recently founded the I Rock Arts program for teaching which integrates Arts with other school curriclum disciplines. 

Prior to his photographic direction, Ira was a successful global professional where he led teams in sales and business development.

Ira's studio is located at:

526 West 26th Street  # 801

New York, NY 10001

email: Ira@IraLBlack.com