About Ken

Ken-picKen W, of Edgy Photographer, has been working in the visual arts for over twenty years.  The main goal of the studio is to create compelling work that excites and inspires one to new artistic heights and rewards.

Ken’s photography has been displayed around the world and has generated extensive media interest, including a recent interview with The Examiner.  He has also received many awards in portrait photography including the prestigious yearly Photo Annual for Communications Arts.

EdgyPhotographer is one of the top studios in Los Angeles for Headshots, Portraits, and Music Photography. We also specialize in great Fitness, Fashion, Beauty, Glamour, Boudoir, and Corporate Photography for the LA area.

Ken has worked, and lived in New York City, Los Angeles, Italy, and Spain.
He has won numerous awards including being selected for the Communication Arts Photo Annual, and his editorial and advertising work has been widely published all over the world.

Client list includes: French Vogue, The Daily Beast, Time, Warner Brothers Music, Ogilvy & Mather, GlaxoSmithKline, Entertainment Weekly, Rolling Stone, Sony Music, Koi Clothing, MSN Search, National Marrow Donor Program, Universal Music, HBO, MTV, Titanium Advertising, People, Gillespie Advertising, Vibe, Termerlin McClain, Atlantic Records, Venice, Cambridge University Press, JWT, and others.

Ken has photographed notable people in multiple industries including: 
Academy Award nominees and winners: Helen Mirren, Natalie Portman, Kate Winslet, Coen Brothers, Leonardo DiCaprio, Sean Penn, Sigourney Weaver , Hilary Swank, Frances McDormand, Katherine Heigl, Ang Lee, David Frankel, Joan Cusack, John Singleton, and Atom Egoyan.

Grammy award nominees and winners: Dr. Dre, Joni Mitchell, Marc Anthony, Diane Schuur, Wilco, Black Crowes , John Scofield, , B 52’s, Nancy Sinatra, Jane’s Addiction, Nels Cline, Regina Carter, Lisa Loeb, and Phil Ramone.  
Vogue super model Carolyn Murphy and others, and has had worked published in numerous magazines including French Vogue.


Renowned Physicist Sean Carroll, John Chambers (CEO Cisco Systems), and Gerald Posner.

Please be sure to visit the Ken Weingart Art and Photography Blog which features original in depth interviews of many of the world’s most important artists including: Roger Ballen, Gregory Crewdson, Joel Peter Witkin, Holly Andres, Thomas Demand, Alejandro Cartagena, Arne Svenson, Mark Seliger, Erwin Olaf, Martin Schoeller and more. The Blog has been syndicated in prestigious journals and sites such and Lenscratch, PetaPixel, Digital PhotoPro, and American Photo.

The Studio is always interested in working with new up and coming talent in all creative fields: Acting, Music, Fitness, Dance, Fashion, and Beauty — and welcomes collaboration with Magazines, Companies, and Individuals for Fine Art, Lifestyle, Healthcare, Sports-Action, Portraits, including Corporate and Business photography.