Pamela Hanson


Based In

  • New York


With over twenty years of experience in the fashion industry, Pamela Hanson is a world-renowned photographer whose work has been regularly featured in: Vogue (American, French, British, German, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Chinese), Elle (American, French), Glamour (American, British, Italian), Porter, Harper’s Bazaar (American, British), Vanity Fair (American, Italian, German), GQ (American, Australian), CR Fashion Book, Lula, Violet, and Lady. Other clients include: Avon, Gillette, J. Crew, Madewell, Esprit, Triumph, Yahoo Style, Clairol, Victoria’s Secret, Rent the Runway, Violet Grey, Wall Street Journal, Sunday Times, Teen Vogue, and Reebok.

Pamela Hanson has directed several video and television commercials for clients including Estée Lauder, Elizabeth and James, Avon, Warby Parker, L’Oreal, Johnson & Johnson, Charlotte Ronson, Stride Rite, Lubriderm, and the CFDA. Pamela also directed a series of television spots to raise funds for finding a Juvenile Diabetes cure and has received an award from the Association of Independent Commercial Producers (AICP) for her “Family Stories” short documentary, a public service announcement collaboration with The Partnership at Drugfree.org.

In September of 2001, Pamela Hanson released Girls, a 200+ page photo book filled with personal and professional work, color and black and white images, which has had worldwide success. She released her second book, Boys, in the spring of 2006. Her most recent book Private Room, a series of nude and semi-nude photographs of 8 different women photographed at Lafayette House between 2012 and 2014, was released in the Fall of 2017 as a celebration of female beauty and confidence.
Pamela Hanson was born in London and grew up in Geneva. She was educated at the American school in Lugano, Switzerland. She later attended the University of Colorado where she pursued her studies in fine arts.

Pamela Hanson has two sons, Nick and Charlie, and currently resides in New York City.


Harper's Bazaar UK July 2019 Covers
Harper's Bazaar UK (Magazine Cover)
published: July 2019
Ralph Lauren Father’s Day Campaign 2019
Polo Ralph Lauren (Advertising)
published: June 2019
InStyle U.S. June 2019 Covers
InStyle U.S. (Magazine Cover)
published: June 2019
Dioriviera SS19 Collection
Dior (Advertising)
published: May 2019
Ralph Lauren Mother's Day Campaign 2019
Ralph Lauren (Advertising)
published: May 2019
Polo Ralph Lauren Spring 2019
Polo Ralph Lauren (Advertising)
published: April 2019
Family is Who You Love: Spring 2019
Polo Ralph Lauren (Advertising)
season: Spring/Summer 2019
Max Mara Weekend S/S 2019
Max Mara (Advertising)
season: Spring/Summer 2019
InStyle U.S. March 2019 Covers
InStyle U.S. (Magazine Cover)
published: March 2019
Max Mara S/S 19 Collection Campaign
Max Mara (Advertising)
published: Spring 2019

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