Specializing in photographing people and lifestyle images for advertising and editorial clients, he currently resides between New York and Miami.
Fashion Photographer James Santiago is an intuitive photographer with a keen eye in seeing photogenic potential, his work is influenced by day dreams and cinematic imagery. Fashion photography is a more challenging art form than other forms of fixed subject photography. With fashion photography, working with models is a challenge when you are trying to get the right emotion from the model as well as the clothing and location. Working with new faces or under-developed models is even more of a challenge.As a former fashion model himself, He has been in the fashion industry since he was 15. James Santiago took an early interest in the fashion industry in Miami. His curiosity for photography developed as a teen after his first photo shoot as a model. James’ devotion to fashion continued until he became a model agent for a short period of time until he began taking photos himself. Specializing in photographing people and lifestyle images for advertising and editorial clients, he currently resides between New York and Miami while traveling extensively to Los Angeles and Mexico. James continuous to pursue his goals as he becomes a more recognized photographer in advertising and editorial photography.