RAY YAU, BORN AND RAISED IN LOWER EAST SIDE OF NEW YORK CITY, IS A CHINESE AMERICAN PORTRAIT, LIFESTYLE, AND CELEBRITY PHOTOGRAPHER / VIDEO DIRECTOR.

RAY GRADUATED WITH A BACHELORS DEGREE IN FILM FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF MIAMI (2004) AND AN ASSOCIATES DEGREE IN GRAPHIC DESIGN FROM THE INTERNATIONAL FINE ARTS COLLEGE (2000). HIS EXPERIENCE INCLUDES CAMERA, LIGHTING AND PHOTOGRAPHY ON VARIOUS COMMERCIALS, MUSIC VIDEOS, TV SHOWS AND FEATURE FILMS.

OVER THE LAST 10 YEARS, RAY HAS PHOTOGRAPHED SOME OF THE MOST NOTABLE ARTISTS IN THE MUSIC, FILM AND ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY. SUBJECTS INCLUDE: DRAKE, FABOLOUS, JAY-Z, KANYE WEST, MILEY CYRUS, RUSSELL SIMMONS, AND PRESIDENT BILL CLINTON.

RAY HAS BEEN PUBLISHED IN BILLBOARD, COMPLEX, ESSENCE, HAMPTONS, RESPECT, ROLLING STONE, THE SOURCE, AND VIBE WHILE HIS VIDEOS HAVE BEEN BROADCASTED ON CURRENT TV, FOX, MTV, MTV KOREA, NBC, PLAYBOY, SPIN, THE ONION.

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