Lawrence J. Chatterton, a native Long Islander, became interested in photography as a child in Jr High School. He pursued his education at Nassau Community College where he is currently working as a Photography Technical Assistant in the Art Department. He later went on to complete his Bachelor of Arts at Empire State College.
Mr. Chatterton works primarily as a portrait photographer; however, his portfolios include landscapes, abstracts and architectural studies.
In addition, Mr. Chatterton has taught many levels of photography. He was on the faculty of the BOCES Cultural Arts Center in Syosset, Usdan Center for the Creative and Performing arts and the Gemini program in the Herricks School District. His work has been on exhibit in numerous venues including The Firehouse Plaza Art Gallery, Empire Gallery, Soho Photo Gallery, BJ Spoke Gallery and Stepping Stone Gallery and fotofoto Gallery.