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Maestro gives us an exclusive look inside the studio of photographer Jonathan Mannion, the guy responsible for some of the most well known images in hip hop in the last 15 years. Enjoy.


  1. […] Jonathan Mannion is photographer/artist that has worked with nearly every artist in the hip hop scene since the 90′s, most notably he has shot five different album covers for Jay-Z, starting with Reasonable Doubt cover. Next week, Jonathan Mannion will appear at Back in the Days!, an annual Hip Hip festival started back in 2006 that showcases photography, music, graffiti and print graphics from rap’s golden era during the 80s and 90s. Mannion will join other artists, photographers and performers for the festival on Sunday March 27 at La Bellevilloise in Paris. […]