Errol Stanley Sawyer (born August 8, 1943) is an American photographer who currently lives and works in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Sawyer was born in Miami, Florida, to parents Robert Earl Sawyer (1923–94) and Mamie Lucille Donaldson (1928–2009). His father was an African American playwright, actor, director and producer whose family emigrated from Nassau, Bahamas, to Miami. His mother was an African American-Cherokee Indian originally from Bainbridge, Georgia, who was the head of the Intensive Care Unit of the Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center in the Bronx, New York City, for 25 years. She had a passion for theatre.