Martin O'Connor - Dance and Fine Art Photographer
Martin O'Connor is a Nashville based photographer specializing in dance and fine art photography. Martin's photos can be seen in numerous brochures, posters, social media, and magazines. Some of his clients include Nashville Ballet, Chinese Arts Alliance of Nashville, Franklin School of Performing Arts, Vanderbilt Dance, Middle Tennessee State University Dance and Theatre, Governor's School of the Arts, University School of Nashville, Tennessee Dance Festival, Aerial Fabricators, Epiphany, StillPoint Dance, Belmont University Dance, and Playing by Air Productions. Additional organizations displaying his work include Baptist Hospital, Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center, Tennessee Oncology, The Renaissance Center, Nashville Arts Magazine, and the Gordon Jewish Community Art Gallery.
Martin has been a fervent advocate of the art of dance for many years. In 2008, he received the Dance Advocate Award from the Tennessee Association of Dance. When presenting this award, they noted that "his stunning images illustrate both his passion for the art form and the beauty of the art. His eye for detail and compassionate spirit make him a popular photographer for dancers to work with."