Gary Lee Boas

  • Date of birth: 1951
  • Location: Lancaster
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Gary Lee Boas (1951) is an American photographer from Lancaster, Pennsylvania, he now lives and works in Los Angeles and Lancaster. From a young age, Boas was transfixed by TV and movie stars and when he was 14 he started to photograph them whenever he saw them out and about. In that way, he became one of the first paparazzi photographers. Since then his collection has grown to a massive archive of 80.000 photographs, autographs and personal letters from movie stars and other celebrities. He still continues to photograph celebrities as well as documenting other interesting characters in his life.