What's up! My name is William Fenwick, and I'm a 23-year-old self-taught professional artist from Louisville, Kentucky. My passion for photography and cinematography began at the age of 11. I was an avid skateboarder; every day after school I'd skate miles to the local park with a handycam and tripod or go home and soak up an unhealthy amount of YouTube edits from cinematographers across the globe. As years passed, sponsors accumulated but so did hospital bills, which pushed me to focus on my passion for art. 
          By the age of 17, I was the lead photojournalist for my high school, my work was exhibited in notable competitions and magazines across the United States, and freelance opportunities began to accumulate before I even graduated. I honestly didn’t take my work too seriously until the age of 18 when I was hired to work alongside Too Short and Snoop Dogg at Rupp Arena. Not only did this opportunity help me discover what I wanted to do with my life but working in the music industry spoke to me in a way no other concentration had before. Pursuing this path has led me to numerous opportunities like working with some of my favorite artists such as Portugal. The Man and with the one and only Ryman Auditorium. Although my work in the music industry is what I’m known for, I enjoy experimenting with portraiture, lifestyle work, and backpacking to find the best landscape compositions.
          I published my first book Get Busy Livin' documenting a personal three-month backpacking trip in January 2022, I temporarily moved to Washington state to work as a park ranger, and I have also been interviewed about my experience with risk, which you can read here.
Photo by @snipezart
Clients & Publications
Bardstown Bourbon Company
Headliners Music Hall
Hype Magazine
Interscope Records
Jack Daniel's
The Kentucky Standard
LaLa Land Recording Studio
LEO Weekly
Lowcard Magazine
Magnetic Magazine
Nashville Scene
The Plug Drink
Q Prime Management
Red Light Management
Restless Digital
Ryman Auditorium
Snohomish County Search & Rescue
Tape Op
Triple 8 Management
T.U.K. Footwear
United States Forest Service
University of Louisville/Denny Crum
WFPK 91.9
WRFL 88.1
Wussy Magazine

- Modfellow's Art Gallery "Rarified Rock n' Roll" (TN), August 2019
- RAW Louisville "REFLECT" (KY), February 2019
- Adorama & Art of Visuals "Inspire Gallery" (NY), June 2018
- Gheens Academy (KY), February 2017
Artists I've Worked With
Bendigo Fletcher
Boa Boys
Bone Thugs N Harmony
Declan Mckenna
Illiterate Light
Jack Harlow
Judah & The Lion
The Nude Party
Okey Dokey
Portugal. The Man
Snoop Dogg
Too Short​​​​​​​
Tyler Childers
Warren G
White Reaper

- Moscow International Foto Awards (MIFA) 2022 - 2nd Place, Nature/Panoramic
- Annual Photography Awards (APA) 2021 - Honorable Mention, Landscape
- International Photography Awards (IPA) 2021 - 2nd Place, Nature/Sunset
- Photographer's Forum Magazine 38th Annual Spring Photography Contest - Honorable Mention
- Fine Arts Bardstown Society Photography Contest 2017 - 2nd Place
- Photographer's Forum Magazine 37th Annual Spring Photography Contest - Honorable Mention
- Photographer's Forum Magazine 37th Annual High School Photography Contest - Honorable Mention
- Louisville Visual Arts (LVA) Emerging Artist Award 2017
- Scholastics Art and Writing 2016-17 - 1 Gold, 6 Silver, 3 Honorable Mentions
- Drexel University High School Photography Contest 2016-17 (Group project with Damian Schroeder)

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