Personal Work to Paying Assignments: Michel Leroy’s Rally Bikers Project

August 20, 2014

By David Walker

© Michel Leroy

Harley Road King riders Jeannett and Bill

When New York City-based photographer Michel Leroy was trying to transition from assisting, he struggled to get clients excited about his portfolio. “My work showed technical prowess,” but that wasn’t quite enough to get the kind of national advertising and editorial work he was looking for. “Clients need to know that you can perform technically but they want to know...

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