Clayton Cotterell

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Clayton Cotterell is a photographer and director based in Portland, OR and Los Angeles, CA.  A native to the Pacific Northwest, after college he set out to New York City where he received his MFA in Photography, Video, and Related Media from School of Visual Arts in 2008.  Within his personal work lies his fascination with the real and its subtle obscurities.  Always thinking about the next book he is continuously piecing together projects.  Commercially he has worked with some of the largest brands in the world. His latest book, “Near & Far” is available here.


  • 2019 - Near & Far
  • 2013 - Arrangements


Adidas / Airbnb / Bloomberg Businessweek / California Sunday Magazine / Fast Company / Fortune / Google / The Guardian / Intel / Juxtapoz / Marie Claire / Men's Journal / New York Times - T Magazine / Nike / Oculus / Poler Stuff / Reef / Skullcandy / Snowpeak / Surface Magazine / Travel Oregon / Urban Outfitters / WSJ / Wired