About - FAQ


Photos by: Basil Soper, Taylor Shockey, Beck

About me:

My name is James and i'm a 22 year old freelance film maker, graphic designer, and photographer. This website is my artistic outlet. It is my portfolio for both my photography work and my filmmaking projects. 

Starting in July of 2018 I took a spot with Transilient as their Director of Film. (Click “Transilient” to learn more) I currently do work with them and do freelance projects with other folks and organizations with my other time.


  • Photography Types: Portrait, Landscape, Travel, Nature, Fashion, Abstract, Artistic, etc.

  • Film-making Types: Short-films, Documentaries, Travel, Music videos, Feature films, Fashion, Lifestyle, Vlogs, etc.

Of course, if you have a specific idea for a shoot in mind and it doesn't fall into any of the categories above, still contact me. I have a very creative way of thinking and i'm always looking for challenging and unique projects to take on.

Social Media:

  • Instagram: @TheScruffyLookingNerfHerder

  • YouTube

Frequently Asked Questions:

  • How much do you charge to take photos or shot video?

    • All pricing depends on the proposal sent through the "Contact" tab. In which you will receive a reply within 48 hours.

  • Will you do a collaboration with other photographers, artists, organizations, or businesses?

    • Yes. I'm currently accepting collaboration requests. If you have a project you'd like to collaborate on please fill out a form through the "Contact" tab or email me here: heatherlyj1@yahoo.com with "Collaboration" as the subject title.

  • I have a project in mind, but I don't see any related material on your site? Can you still accept my project/photo shoot?

    • YES, To keep my website as clean and organized as possible I constantly rotate my Photography tab with new portfolio material. If you would like to see more of my work in a certain type of area, email me and i'll be more than happy to send you a link to more of my work.