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Love drives me. A hopeless romantic to my core, I am constantly inspired to photograph the beautiful and timeless moments life brings. Life does not proceed in a systematic way; life is a luminous halo, a translucent envelope surrounding us with joy from the beginning of consciousness to the end. I aspire to produce elegant, contemporary, and memorable images that capture what life truly is. With photography, I can reveal what words cannot. 

I love adventure, and I cannot wait to meet you and document your story. 



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"Falling in love with the moment is captured in the photograph."

Around the world with Joy James Photography

You will always find that I am traveling. I have booked clients domestically and internationally.  I am available to travel at almost virtually no cost to my clients. My photography business is a mobile adventure, and I have experienced many wonderful opportunities along the way. 

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Lakeview East

Tel: 312-800-3336


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