Artist Information

Mary May

Mary May, who was born in Germany, took up her passion for dog photography one day. She started to take images of dogs in Berlin, New York, Marbella and many other places around the world. Her experience as a dog owner and out of her profession in the filmbusiness for around twenty years, where she worked as make-up artist and master of special effects, were a big help. Mary worked for over five years in the United States at the Universal Pictures Studio and was finally nominated 1987 for the Emmy Award. In Europe she was involved in countless movies and advertising productions, where she is still working in as art-director and celebrity photographer for magazines like Cosmopolitan. At the moment she is working on her long term project with the title "New York City Dogs".