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Morris Lane


I have graduated from The Art Institute of New York with a film degree. I am also a professional photographer for the last 40 years, living and working in New York City. I decided to return to school to receive my Bachelors Degree in arts. I have studied in Europe and photographed celebrities such as Gordon Parks, Romare Bearden, Ray Charles, Morgan Freeman, B.B. King, Oprah Winfrey, and President Bill Clinton.



2014 - Art Institute of New York, Associate Degree in Digital Film making; Writer/Director

1976 - Studied in Europe under European Study Program

1975-1977 - Art Institute of Pittsberg - Associate Degree in Specialized Techonology, Photography/Multimedia


1996 - One man show "Divine Life" Cinque Gallery

1991 - Directed Music Video FUNFOUNDATION, Pendulum Records, Song "MASTERPLAN"

1988 - Art Direction Magazine Certificate of Distinction Award for album cover "Streamlines" Tom Scott

Clients include HBO inc., Time Inc., Sony, Harry Winston, Chanel, Vogue


2014 - The American Movie Company, LLC - Internship/Writer for the blog, building green screen sets

2013 - Visual Aids - Writer/Director and Cameraman for Nonprofit film for the company

2012 - 21st Century Superfly - Music Video

2000 - Cameraman & Photographer - Project COBED Tribute Coalition of Black Embodied Democrats; Philidelphia Democatic Convention filmed President Bill Clinton, Mayor David Dinkins, Charles Rangel, Judge Bill Thompson, Percy Sutton