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32 years in business
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James was amazing! Incredibly professional and personable. His assistant was very sweet and wonderful as well. We had a great time, he delivered EXACTLY what I wanted, very quickly. Honestly, every expectation was exceeded. We will be scheduling family portraits with him next, and he will be OUR photographer from here on out.May 18, 2017Verified
James took a portrait photo of me. He was prompt, pleasant, professional, proficient and responsive. Excellent all round.Nov 18, 2015Verified
As a former corporate Art Director in San Francisco, I had the pleasure of working with James on many projects over many years. The reason I chose to work with James exclusively is because he consistently exceeded our expectations and worked tirelessly to accomplish our objectives on time and within budget. His professionalism, exceptional work ethic and artistic excellence put him in a class all his own. Moreover, he was always a pleasure to work with and was an invaluable asset to our artistic process. When my daughter was searching for a unique photographer to shoot her Senior portraits that didnt look like everyone elses, there was no doubt in my mind that James would be the perfect fit. From their initial conversation, he took the time to probe and find out exactly what she had in mind. Teenage girls are often not easy to please but James knew exactly how to put her at ease and beautifully captured her in a variety of looks and settings. It was a true collaborative process every step of the way and my daughter was thrilled. James is a true artist dedicated for many years to his craft. His work is extraordinary and we will treasure his special photos for years to come.Jun 5, 2014Verified
James is an extraordinary photographer who has always given me such amazing results ! I am impressed with his deep passion for his work, and his attention to detail . I have worked with him throughout my fashion career for many years, and currently have him photograph my associates and I in real estate publicity portraits. He is by far the best photographer I have ever worked with. Ten stars !Jan 30, 2014
Jim was ready and waiting in his home studio. Had a great set up right there but also just a few steps outside he has several choices for outdoor settings. He has a great eye for capturing colors and light. He took over 100 very quick but subtly different shots, preselected only the best 50 or so then sent us several choices to make our 5 final selections for the senior photos. Great value, very efficient, fun to work with!Dec 9, 2019Verified
- What should the customer know about your pricing (e.g., discounts, fees)?My prices are extremely reasonable considering my extensive professional background . Although I have worked with large companies most of my career, I am aware that individuals are on a different pricing scale, and try to meet the financial needs of my customers.
- What is your typical process for working with a new customer?I approach every client with the intent to provide for them the absolute best images for their intended goals. I want to exceed their expectations, and always appreciate their satisfaction.
- What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?I have 25 years of experience shooting commercial fashion in San Francisco. That experience has given me a vast education on every kind of lighting and situation that I am involved with on each job.