Jim Austin creates illuminated photographs using high dynamic range. His award-winning, f ull- color images of the National Cathedral, Temple of Knowledge, St. Mary's Church in Newport Rhode Island, and the Breakers Hotel are included.
James Austin M.A.is a teacher, writer, and digital imaging consultant. He taught digital photography for 5 years in the design department of Colorado University in Denver. Austin is an Adobe Certified Expert in Photoshop.
The Smithsonian Institution in Washington, Photographer’s Gallery, and Denver Art Museum have all exhibited his work. The New Yorker Magazine, Nature’s Best Magazine and Popular Photography have published his work, and he was a writer for Apogee Photo Magazine for two decades.
His books include, Dancing With Light, Photopia, The Hive and Dei Light.
Austin received a commission from the University Of Colorado Health Science Center to make a 17 foot wide by 6 foot high mural of 75 pictures for a memorial.
His company, Jimages, provides wedding and portrait service and specializes in digital retouching. He has done volunteer photography for National Alzheimer’s Association, Breast Cancer Awareness and All Age Schools in the Bahama