Mike Lerner is a self-taught photographer. He specializes in the world of pop music. He made his debut in photographing Katy Perry when she began to be widely known. Mike Lerner is now the official photographer of Justin Bieber. In this video, directed by Paul Brasil, he tells his story, his career and his work: a simple and quite interesting interview of a photographer who never took photography classes, about his life, his view of his art, the importance of social medias. He uses Canon gear and has been doing so for 5 years and he likes it, from menus, UI, the quality f the lenses, etc…. On tour with Justin Bieber, he travels light : 1 camera body, 3 lenses and one flash. He often brings a few film cameras as well.