Little Riff Pictures is the brainchild of Darryl Estrine, photographer, award-winning author and video director.
Darryl built his career photographing a wide variety of star talent, championship athletes and acclaimed business leaders including: Michael Jordan, Derek Jeter, Stevie Wonder, Peyton Manning, Dale Earnhardt Sr. & Jr., Robert Downey Jr., Julianne Moore, Ridley Scott, Lyle Lovett, Bonnie Raitt, Britney Spears and Jeffrey Immelt. Darryl has also shot for a plethora of publications such as Rolling Stone, Vanity Fair, Newsweek, ESPN, Fortune and Forbes. Throughout Darryl’s career, he has worked with some of the world’s leading brands: Microsoft, Motorola, NBC, HBO, SONY, UPS, Gillette, Kellogg’s, Merrill Lynch and UBS.
Darryl has made a smooth transition to video directing ads for clients including: Ford Motors, Louis Vuitton, Tradier and Sony Red. Legendary cookware manufacturer, Le Creuset, has recently hired Darryl to create ten films for their advertising campaign featuring the close relationships between chefs and farmers.
Driven by his passion for cooking, Darryl created, photographed and wrote Harvest To Heat: Cooking with America’s Best Chefs, Farmers and Artisans. The critically-acclaimed book was a major sales success and awarded the prestigious “Best Overall Cookbook of 2010” by epicurious.com.
Joe D’Ambrosio Management is excited to bring Darryl’s visual genius to our roster.