Brian Ellison is a self-taught photographer, cinematographer, and conceptual visual artist. He is the creative director and cinematographer of the film UnMASKulinity ,and the founder of The non profit The Black Man Project. Brian believes there is no limit to self-expression and that art is a universal language that can be the catalyst for healing.
My inspiration derives from my grandmother and great aunts, to growing up on the Northside of Tulsa,Ok.
Spike Lee,Dick Gregory, Barry Jenkins, Kahil Joseph, James Laxton and Gordon Parks are also inspiration components that have guided me in my love to photography, directing and film.