Karen Mason-Blair is an American photographer, whose work has included photographing Duran Duran.
Karen grew up in Seattle, Washington, discovering both her talent and passion for photography in high school. Pursuing a career in photography, she received a degree in commercial photography in 1988, while attending the University of Washington. Karen moved to Los Angeles in 1988 to further her education at UCLA and use her talents in the entertainment industry.
In the 1990s she moved her photography business back to the Seattle area, where her studio has resided since. She has been published both nationally and internationally in such magazines as People, Rolling Stone and Entertainment Weekly. Her career has included photographing artists such as Nirvana, Duran Duran and others.