Photo Courtesy Kevin Lock
Born and raised in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Julia Smith is a professional photographer who currently works and resides in New York City. After beginning her professional career as a museum and collections photographer, she went on to do documentary and commercial work to support her fine art career. Working almost exclusively in medium-format for her fine art, she focuses on children, using traditional and experimental processes to produce images in both black&white and color. Her commercial work uses the more traditional processes as well as digital imaging and is proficient in digital capture and Photoshop. Past clients include United Parcel Service, Oscar Mayer. Her images have been used by such clients as General Nutrition Company, HSBC, Hewlett Packard, Child Magazine. Examples of her commercial work can be seen at GettyImages.com and WireImageStock. Her fine art work has been included in several fine art exhibitions, both nationally and internationally. Recent endeavors have included Summer Photography Workshops for pre-teens and teenagers and advanced printing tutorials for adults.