Earl Miller has created thousands of unique one-of-a-kind and first-of-a-kind layouts for Penthouse, Hustler, and many other worldwide erotic publications throughout the past four decades.
In 2012 Miller celebrated forty years of adult photography and was honored with AVN awards for Best Photography Website (EarlMiller.com – membership site since 1998) and Best Web Premiere (Earl Miller’s Pictures at an Exxxhibition) more than ten years after being inducted into AVN’s Hall of Fame.
In the words of PENTHOUSE Founder/Publisher Bob Guccione, “Miller has not only mastered but transcended his medium. His best work celebrates the complex and enduring quality of a woman’s beauty. His vision is both elegant and sympathetic”.
As the only staff photographer of The Sonny & Cher Comedy Hour for the show’s entire run he photographed the star couple, their (then) daughter Chastity and guest stars including Carol Burnett, George Burns, Sandy Duncan, Glen Campbell, Tony Curtis, Bobby Darin, Phyllis Diller, Farrah Fawcett, Merv Griffin, Michael Jackson, The Jackson 5, The Temptations, Jerry Lee Lewis, Ronald Reagan, Burt Reynolds, The Righteous Brothers, Dinah Shore, Sally Struthers, The Supremes, Teri Garr, Chuck Berry, Jim Nabors, O.J.Simpson, Joe Namath, George Foreman, Paul Anka, The Coasters, Kris Kristofferson, Tony Randall, Andy Griffith, Billie Jean King, Telly Savalas, Lassie, Edd Byrnes, Bobby Vinton, Jack Palance, Truman Capote and Dick Clark.
While Earl Miller’s unique brand of erotic photography has earned him worldwide acclaim he has also created award winning images in architectural, fashion and advertising photography.
Miller has been responsible for rock album covers, Bob Hope’s album cover, an ad featuring Edward G. Robinson, Steven Spielberg for Penthouse, all the photography for Tova Borgnine’s book “The Tova Difference” and the Nick Hawk™ Gigolo campaign for California Exotic Novelties including a 76 page full-color positions book. While consistently stocking his library with both the newest and most well-known adult glamour models on an ongoing basis he’s also lent his talents as director of photography for advertising campaigns for fitness, athletic, and alcohol related product shoots.
He also turns his attention to a special subject of grace, elegance, and beauty. Cats.
Big cat collaborations with animal trainers have resulted in some of Earl’s favorite images (big cat samples) However, it’s been his experience being loved by his own rescued housecats that has drawn him to formal cat portraiture. While he takes great joy making images of his own pet cats he also devotes several days per month to rescue cat photography to assist homeless cats and kittens find forever homes.