Lloyd E. Moore was born in Columbus, Ohio, in 1931 and attended Ohio State University, earning BA and JD degrees. In 1959 he began to practice law in Lawrence County, Ohio, and continued for the next thirty-six years. With a particular dedication, Moore focused on photography from 1971 until 1990, and his most important subjects were people who lived in and around Lawrence County. His photographs have been exhibited in Ohio, New York, London, and Tokyo, among other places, and he was a fellow of the Royal Photographic Society. Lloyd E. Moore died in 2010.