Baron is a photographer/director who creates stills and motion for clients in the music/entertainment, advertising and publishing industries.
He has also directed and shot artwork for global brands such as F.I.F.A, Boeing and Nike.
In the music and entertainment fields, he has worked closely with Grammy award winning and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame artists such as Public Enemy, Coolio, Erykah Badu and Arrested Development. In 2017 Baron worked with Michael Franti in Indonesia to shoot footage and conduct interviews for Franti's current film project.
He is also behind much of the album artwork for Arrested Development, Chali 2Na (Jurassic 5) and has shot a range of work for Public Enemy and Japan’s iconic DJ Krush. Julian Marley’s management engaged Baron to produce imagery that was used for Julian's JuJu Royal brand.
Actors/performers such as Temuera Morrison (Star Wars), Arj Barker (US comedian), Ronny Chieng (The Daily Show - US) and Nazeem Hussain (Legally Brown) have also come through Baron's studio.
Baron immerses himself in the whole creative process - from concept development through to final artwork. He works closely with his clients to tell their story.
Away from the music/entertainment photography, Baron has shot images of US Vice President Joe Biden as well as a number of Australian Prime Ministers, politicians and figures of interest.
Baron was listed as an Emerging Photographer in Capture Magazines 2016 Annual and he is part of Chuck D's mADurgency (Ad Agency).
Baron currently resides in the Byron Bay region of Australia.
Baron's work has featured or published by:
Afro Punk (US)
Mantra Magazine (US)
Rolling Stone Magazine (US)
The Guardian (UK)
ABC (Australian Broadcasting Commission)
The Age (Melbourne)
Sun Herald (Sydney)
and many others.....
Capture Magazine - Emerging Photographer 2016
Listed as an Emerging Photographer in Capture Magazine's 2016 Annual along with some great Australian and International talent.
"Thanks for your creative eye, it captures amazing moments that help us all remember why LIFE is worth fighting for!" Speech Thomas - Arrested Development
"Thank you for bringing to life what I could have only imagined!!" Chali 2Na - Jurassic 5
"Flawless... Amazing..!" Chuck D - Public Enemy
"...capturing the light of souls to help them shine bright!" Michael Franti - Spearhead
"Working with Baron Walton is a rewarding experience. He has an incredible ability of describing what he wants to do and then delivering the exact result that you pictured in your head. We've had the fortune of working with Baron on multiple occasions and his relationship skills are a perfect match for his professionalism and artistic photography skills. He comes to you highly recommended."
Mike Lanza - Convoy Music Group (Los Angeles)
mADurgency is a full service virtual ad agency
created by Chuck D, founder/member of legendary group “Public Enemy”.