46 Pictures was founded by Jay Foster in 1997 originally to provide photo-production support and rental equipment. Since 2012, 46 Pictures represents professional photographers who shoot in both hi-def mediums, stills or video. The current roster of photographers include: Charles Imstepf (Beverage/Food), Jamie Williams (Lifestyle/Travel), John Huba (Portraits/Travel), Lou D’Angelo (Automotive/Portraits) and Michael Alan Ross (Automotive/Portraits).
Jay graduated from Brooks Institute of Photography in 1985, relocated to Los Angeles where he started as a camera assistant working for notable photographers Dominick Guillemot, Marshall Safron, Peggy Sirota, Pete Turner. Jay’s career magnified from 1987 to 2007 working exclusively for Peggy Sirota first as a camera assistant and ultimately becoming her studio manager/producer. Jay then became the Head of Print at Prettybird Pictures from 2008 to 2012 representing a roster of photographers as well as being the Post Production Supervisor for the TV commercial directors at Prettybird. Since 2012, he reinvented his company 46 Pictures to represent photographers & filmmakers. His vast experience in the photography business is an invaluable asset to both photographers and clients.