A rainy, neon-lit night in the East Village: Matthias Clamer on photographing British superstar singer Ellie Goulding

One of the biggest singers in Britain at the moment is Ellie Goulding, who at the young age of 25 has already won over both critics (she topped the BBC’s “Sound of 2010” poll and the same year nabbed the Critics’ Choice Award at the Brit Awards) and the Royals: Goulding sang her hit cover […]

Matthias Clamer on his 16-minute shoot with “The Book of Mormon” cast

People magazine recently commissioned Matthias Clamer to photograph the cast of The Book of Mormon with Trey Parker and Matt Stone, who cowrote and scored the Tony-winning Broadway musical. (The two also masterminded the long-running Comedy Central hit South Park.) He got the shots you see here in 16 minutes. . . “People was very […]

New music photography by Matthias Clamer: the Dums, My Chemical Romance, the National, and Cee Lo

Matthias, who shot the ads for the new David Hasselhoff A&E reality show The Hoffs, has also done a lot of new music editorial photography in recent months, shooting My Chemical Romance, the National, Cee Lo, and the Dums. Let’s take a look… . CEE LO GREEN . “I went to his rehearsal space near […]

Drew Carey as Jack LaLanne (video)

Parade commissioned Matthias Clamer to shoot portraits of the newly slenderized Drew Carey, including this one of the once-stout Price Is Right host as a tall, tow-headed version of Jack LaLanne, the indomitable fitness expert who never met a jumpsuit he didn’t like… . . “Drew Carey lost 100 pounds, and it is hard to […]

Matthias Clamer on “The Glades,” plus a behind-the-scenes video shot as a silent film

The new A&E series The Glades premiered this week, which you probably already knew—the ads for the show, shot by our own Matthias Clamer, are everywhere. Here are a couple: . . “We shot on the beach in Miami and built a huge swamp set in studio,” explains Matthias at his blog. “I went on […]