A fourth-generation Northern California resident, Lyon grew up in Burlingame before moving down to Los Angeles to attend Art Center followed by a stint in the Navy. While a successful career in fashion, music, interior, food, portrait, travel and documentary photography put him out in the world, it was the City by the Bay that would always call him back. Now in his ninth decade, Lyon graciously revisited his storied career in this exclusive interview.
Fred Lyon: The Photographer by the Bay
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