Paul Harris is a businessman and photographer, growing up in Barnstaple, North Devon has a baby boomer, he worked in a photography shop and taught photography, he started his own photography business in 1969, photographing weddings, commercial photography and travel brochures. In 1975 at 29 years old, he traveled to Rhodesia, now Zimbabwe. His pictures of the world where he has been published throughout the world, Newsweek and Life Magazines but he fell foul of the Rhodesian government and was put under house arrest and subsequently deported under the official secrets act. In Africa he had met many people, including Terry Fincher, who needed a photojournalist to go to America, Paul Harris accepted his offer. By 1994 he had met many fascinating people, traveled with President Ronald Reagan, Muhammad Ali, and many other politicians and movie stars, who changed the world, he started another company, digital technology was changing photography and journalism forever. The company was one of the first digital photos agencies in the world with a searchable, downloadable archive, accessible through the Internet from anywhere in the world. In 1999 he sold the company, "onlineusa.com" to Getty Images and it became the cornerstone of Getty's celebrity content. He continued to take pictures editorially until January 2016 when he retired and now enjoys photographing the countryside and looking for the backdrop of movies and movies that they provoke.