Photo by Kelly Mullis.


Walter was born and raised in Chicago. He studied at the Chicago Academy for the Arts, University of Illinois at Chicago, DePaul University and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. His background in fashion illustration ( and dance ( eventually led him to photography. He has worked in numerous ad agencies, TV shows and film productions. His work has been published in various magazines such as Playboy, Parenting, Face, and Maxim.

He is also a partner at 126 Management representing talent in Los Angeles and Chicago.

Charities he has supported and worked with include the Diamonds Not Fur Gala, Animal Alliance, the Ronald McDonald House, Marianne Williamson ( and many others.


    • Maxim
    • JET Magazine
    • ELLEN
    • Toni Braxton (Atlantic Records)
    • Uni-Ball Pens
    • Jockey Underwear
    • Hugo Boss
    • Sundance Film Festival
    • FVM Global Magazine
    • Coca-Cola
    • Sterling Williams
    • Pretty Rosebud (film)
    • LA Fashion Week
    • Pirates of the Caribbean Premiere


    • Alanis Morissette
    • Marianne Williamson
    • Toni Braxton
    • Billy Wirth
    • Owen Wilson
    • Michael Learned
    • Bill Duke
    • Steven Adler (Guns N’ Roses)
    • Victor Webster
    • John Rubinstein
    • Elijah Wood
    • Rolonda Watts
    • Emo Philips
    • Joe Manganiello
    • Shannon (Let The Music Play)
    • Dominic Keating
    • Nancy Wilson
    • Ben Vereen
    • Trisha Rae Stahl (Glee)
    • Chuti Tiu (The Internship)
    • Mariel Hemingway
    • Kurt Yaeger (Sons of Anarchy)
    • Chuck Hittinger (Pretty Little Liars)
    • Ali Cobrin (American Reunion)
    • Adam Rifkin
    • Josie Aiello
    • Stephen Perkins (Jane’s Addiction)
    • James Woolley (Nine Inch Nails)
    • Trinity Hamilton (Joffrey Balley & Cirque Du Soleil)
    • Chris Austad (Hugo Boss)
    • Billy Ray Cyrus

With Esai Morales. Photo by John Skalicky.

In the studio shooting Owen Wilson during his voiceover session for the film Na Nai’a: Legend of the Dolphins

Shot Toni Braxton for her music videos for Make My Heart and Hands Tied as well as shooting some album artwork for her CD Pulse.

Photographed Ted Danson during his performance of Love Letters at the Skirball.

At a rehearsal with Shannon.