A lifelong Los Angeles native, Jamie began her passion for photography in high school. After completing both her BA in Communications at The University of Southern California and a AA degree in Merchandise Marketing, she began her career in Ecommerce. In 2016, she decided to focus her lifelong passion for photography.

Since then Jamie has attended the Palm Springs Photo Festival, Photo LA, and currently is enrolled at the Los Angeles Center for Photography where she has been featured in it's Holiday Exhibition as well as an online gallery finalist in the “Street Shooting Around the World” competition.

Jamie currently lives with her husband and 5 year old son in Los Angeles, CA.

 

Honors and Awards

2016 Street Shooting Around the World Competition, Finalist
Exhibition, Los Angeles Center for Photography, December 2016
Photo Independent Art Fair 2017, Exhibitor, Los Angeles                                                                                                                                                 Transformation, Finalist and Exhibitor, NYC, October 2017                                                                                                                                

 

Press

Kids March For Equality:

http://www.scarymommy.com/kids-march-for-equality-ucla/                                                                                

Kindred Spirits: The Art of Expression:

 https://sharemylesson.com/blog/kindred-spirits-art-expression                                                      

The Best Work I Have Seen at a Portfolio Review:

 http://aphotoeditor.com/2017/07/28/the-best-work-i-saw-at-the-lacp-portfolio-review-part-1/

 

Education

The Portrait Series with Ken Merfeld, July 2016
Exploring Contemporary Fine Art Photography with Kathleen McLaughlin, August 2016
Introduction to Location Lighting with Jennifer Emery, August 2016
Introduction to Studio Lighting with Kawai Matthews, September 2016
Finding Your Visual Voice with Sara Terry, October 2016
Portraiture for Social Change with Dana Gluckstein, October 2016
Crash Flash 1 with Julia Dean, October 2016
Crash Flash 2 with Julia Dean, October 2016
Coming Into Focus with Matt Black, November 2016
Lighting and the Dramatic Portrait with Michael Grecco, March 2017                                                                                           Documentary Storytelling with Deanne Fitzmaurice, May 2017


 

Affiliations
The Los Angeles Center of Photography
Palm Springs Photo Festival 2016, 2017
Photo Independent