David Jay is an award-winning photographer who has shot fashion photography that has been featured in magazines and outlets such as Elle, Vogue, Cosmopolitan, Style, Shape, and more. While Jay was at his peak in his photography career, he found out one of his closest friends with diagnosed with breast cancer, which led him to start The SCAR Project. Through The SCAR Project, Jay has published the book of the same name and has released a documentary entitled, “Baring It All,” which went on to win an Emmy Award. Jay has gone on to photograph portraits of people affected by breast cancer and brings out the beauty, strength and character of many amazing women through this. As a photographer, Jay has had solo exhibitions in the German Embassy, Museum of Contemporary Art, David Jones Gallery, Edward Day Gallery, The Freedom Center, Open House Gallery, and more. Some of his series include Naked Ladies, Grief Camp, The Unknown Solider, The Alabama Project, Felt Magazine, The SCAR Project, and The SCAR Project: Men. Jay has earned several awards over the years including the LensCulture Portrait Award, Lucie Foundation One Shot Award, and Communications Art Award. Jay has also given keynote speeches at the MD Anderson Center, the Royal College of Physicians, University of Alabama, Duke University, and more..
How to hire David Jay for an event
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Frequently Asked Questions about booking David Jay to speak.
Many performers, actors, speakers and other talent like David Jay, with postponed or cancelled events due to COVID-19 are now, in certain cases, considering virtual appearances via live streaming. They perhaps may accept lower fees too. If you are seriously interested in booking David Jay or other talent shown on our site, we will research their desire and the specific fee for your live-streaming event or project request.
David Jay's current work schedule and location in relation to your event's type, date, budget, and locality will play a primary factor in the acceptance of booking David Jay for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate with the price range to book David Jay, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing David Jay. After we consult with them, we can circle back with you to provide a personal and accurate quote that includes: final costs, availability, and actual interest in being hired for your specific event or party.
CTI can give you the accurate David Jay booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book David Jay for an event?" is a frequent question we get, but the final David Jay booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we may show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will David Jay charge for an event. One example fee to book David Jay is in the starting range of $15,000-$24,999. Also, their speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price too. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
There is low probability to book David Jay for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the David Jay agent on your behalf, but if your funding is not in place then it will more difficult to book David Jay, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the David Jay booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for David Jay, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.
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