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Allen Henson is an American Editorial Fashion photographer and filmmaker. Born in 1984, he was raised in Oklahoma before enlisting in the US Army. He proudly served with the 22nd Infantry Regiment, conducting two tours in Iraq during his tenure. A producer and self trained photographer / filmmaker, he now finds himself on the forefront of an editorially focused battlefield.
A respected and sought after industry leader, Allen has lectured on his chosen trade at Rice University, Elite Fashion Academy, the Chelsea School of Art and Design in London as well as Franz Tamayo in Bolivia. He currently has studios in both NYC and Los Angeles.
Allen Henson is known for controversial layouts by incorporating social standards and politics into his Fashion shoots. He has an innate ability to create a complex narrative filled with sensuality and surrealism, then capture those provocative moments on camera.
While he resides in New York, he travels the world frequently for work and personal exploration. Henson is Agency approved and his CV includes working with Ford, Next, Photogenics, Select, Premier, Elite and Wilhelmina. Henson’s work has been published in Z!NK Magazine, Cosmopolitan, Playboy, Kurv Magazine, The Fashionisto, The Forest, Bambi Magazine, Vogue, Papercut Magazine, Nu-Mode, Runway Magazine, L'Allures des Mots, Black & Grey; his portfolios can be viewed at www.allenhenson.com