julieklima

julieklima

Here are some facts and/or fictions about the photographer named Julie Klima:

BFA with Honors in Fine Art Media from Art Center College of Design in 2006

collects knick-knacks, enjoys a good whiskey on the rocks, listens to vinyl records, & still sends hand-written letters

volunteers with 90.7 KPFK radio station and non-profit arts organization Light-Bringer Project

loves capturing memorable images for couples and families that they can be proud to pass down for generations to come

has a tibetan spaniel mixed pup named Chikita Banana

enjoys traveling up & down the California state photographing the landscape, wine tasting, hiking, & visiting friends/family

eats live squid as part of her daily regime

crowned Queen Skittles of the 2009 Pasadena Doo Dah Parade

had a showing of her Doo Dah Parade: Royal Family Portrait series at the Pasadena Museum of History August 2012-January 2013 for the Doo Dah Parade Retrospective

Will FOREVER & ALWAYS use FILM - including medium & large format! (digital is her husband but film is her ever-charming & more attractive mistress)

tap dances just as brilliantly as ginger rogers

photography mentor for Pix By Tweens (part of international kids’ art program Room 13)

considers herself a “jack-of-all-trades” even though it’s a risqué word in the world of ‘pros’

more than dabbles in graphic design, retouching/compositing, bookbinding, professional printing, motion graphics, and quantum physics

her ultimate endeavor in life is to use as much color and patterns as possible in photo shoots, make it work, & hopefully blind people a bit in the process

displayed work in 11 group gallery shows, including 3 shows she curated, & 1 solo show

graduated from renowned Orange County High School of the Arts in Santa Ana and after that studied photography at School of Visual Arts in New York for a year

Some Clients & Companies she works with: MGA Entertainment, Oh! Snap Studios, KPFK, Pasadena Weekly, Gumball Poodle, League of S.T.E.A.M., Charles Phoenix, Irvin Kershner, NOFX, Ming & Ping, Blacklist Union, Check in the Dark, Paul Chatem, Gallery Girls