Bio Born in Hot Springs, Arkansas, Joe Henson eventually migrated to New York City in 1976 to attend NYU Graduate School for Film and Television. While working as a filmmaker, Joe bought his first "real camera" and fell in love. A self-taught photographer, Joe opened a studio in Manhattan in 1982 and earned an indisputable reputation as one of the premiere publicity portrait photographers in New York. Joe also began developing a fine art career which has resulted in numerous shows and is reflected in his current portfolio. Joe and his wife, Kerry-Lou live in Montclair, NJ and maintain their studio in Manhattan.