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. 




"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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