James Van Evers is a Los Angeles-based photographer. His primary focus is creating production still images for television, motion pictures, and editorial/lifestyle stories. James distinguishes himself in his ability to capture that rare, singular moment of a subject or scene that evokes a strong, emotional reaction from the viewer.
James Van Evers has worked for more than 30 years as a professional photographer, including 10 years as a Unit Still photographer in the entertainment industry.
James flourishes working with teams of creative and talented professionals. Budgets, time management, and the prompt delivery of images are also of vital importance to his successful career.
James has worked with many of the industry's top publicity agencies and agents. His clientele include internationally known celebrities, musicians, politicians and filmmakers ranging from Prince to Dr. Jane Goodall to J.J.Abrams.
James has experience photographing corporate events and is a seasoned studio and location photographer. In addition, has produced editorial and print advertising for a numerous of national magazines and advertising agencies.
- Warner Bros. Entertainment
- Black Enterprise Magazine
- Southern California Public Radio
- Simon & Schuster Publications
- Variety Magazine
- Game Show Network
- BET Television
Member of IATSE Local 600 International Cinematographers Guild
Art Center College of Design
Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in Commercial Photography
"Working with other professionals to achieve a shared goal and creating that final image is always fulfilling".