James Santiago is a full-service swimwear photographer who is engaged in every aspect of the swimwear photography production workflow. He examines every detail of the session to ensure the final outcome is perfect. James is known for his unique and creative approach to every shoot, focusing on promoting the swimwear and brand. As a photographer, former model, and former agent, he’s managed top swimwear fashion campaigns, runway shows, and worked with top names in fashion. James handles everything from pre-production to the final edits of images and videos. Campaign ideas come to life as he focuses on telling a story through photography. James takes a personal approach to produce perfect swimsuit photos and videos capturing the campaign theme in a fun environment in each session. James operates in such a way that clients trust him to take care of all technicalities during the photo shoot. His team is carefully selected to make sure each member meets and displays his exact standards. His approachable demeanor and commitment to go above and beyond for his clients have made him one of the top swimsuit photographers.
James will create some terrific photos and videos using the background to show off the swimwear. James uses all kinds of lighting schemes and angles to get the most out of his photos. His team will manage every part of the process with expertise, from scouting the models to last-minute details. James’ creative direction focuses on how a swimsuit looks and feels to wear. A photographer needs to master art and technique to take the perfect swimwear photo. Personality and attitude are essential qualities to get in a photo, especially when photographing a model. James works to keep the energy high, maintain a natural look to the images, and stay true to the brand and campaign. James has the knack to get the perfect photographs for swimwear, having shot advertising and presentation for swimsuit brands for years. Clients always want to do something different to promote their brands. James is super versatile, shooting a variety of looks, from serious and sexy to fun and edgy. He will scout locations and handpick makeup artists and hair stylists. James Santiago Photography works hard to provide a seamless process, leaving every client, model and campaign well attended.
His reputation as a superior photographer in the fashion and swimwear industry has allowed him to establish himself as one of the best. Check out James Santiago’s swimwear photographers portfolio, or fill out the contact form below to learn how he can help your swimsuit photography project.