A third-generation Angeleno, Jim Hughes spent 10 years in the music industry prior to receiving his photography training at the University of California Los Angeles. He spent the next several years working with some of L.A.’s top fashion, portrait, product, and architectural photographers before founding James C. Hughes Photography in 2001. His edgy, bright, commercial style has garnered an exceptional array of clients including the nation’s top modeling agencies, talent agencies, theatre companies, architectural design firms, as well as Warner Bros Records and Rhino Entertainment. He currently resides in Los Angeles, CA.