Obsidian Profile

Ernest Collins Collection

Fashion and Beauty Photographer

Ernest Collins was one of the most celebrated Black photographers in America. Most known for his Fashion and Beauty Photography, he spent over 20 years in Paris, France perfecting his very unique style. Many can identify his images through the eyes of his subjects. His photographic view of Black life around world will remain an important part of the Black experience. His images are owned and managed by his family.

Ernest Collins (1953 - 2020)

Ernest Collins (1953 - 2020)