Crayton Gerst Studio

Photography & Film

Sabine Street Studios
Studio 131

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Crayton Gerst is a Dallas born photographer and filmmaker based in Houston, Texas and actively working in Atlanta, Los Angeles, and New York City. His passion for photography and film comes from an understanding of the importance of the moment and the power of storytelling.

As a photographer Crayton has captured unbelievable moments during his travel around the world particularly in Ghana and Kenya. He has also photographed numerous artist such as Megan Thee Stallion, Travis Scott, Summer Walker, and many more on behalf of several major media outlets.

His film-work includes two documentaries Hearing The World (2019), a story about a blind-man traveling to Accra, Ghana as part of a spiritual journey and The Impact of Digital Media in Kenya: The Silicon Savannah (2020) an informative film looking at the impact of technology in Nairobi, Kenya and surrounding cities. Commercially, Crayton partnered with Atlantic Records during the 2020 election season to develop content for the music label’s national voter campaign represented by Cardi B, Jack Harlow, Trey Songz, and Ty Dolla$ign.