Jason Bennett received his Master's Degree from the Academy of Art in San Francisco in 2018 and has been shooting professionally for more than a decade. He has worked with notable clients such as Red Bull, Levis and Playboy. With a passion for fashion photography and environmental portraiture, Jason continues to service clients throughout the greater Bay Area.
Photography provides an opportunity for immortality in the sense that my images will live on long after I am gone. They may be enjoyed and appreciated by many future generations.
What types of shoots have you done and how did you make them special?
I have done countless photographic assignments - everything from product photography to destination weddings. I would like to think that every image I create is "special" because I bring my wealth of experience and unique vision to every project. From time to time however, I have the opportunity to go above-and-beyond for a client. For example, I worked with a bride that was running late - I put down my camera and painted her nails while she was having her makeup done. Somebody had to do it...
Awards, honors, and recognitions received
1st Place - Academy of Art Spring Show 2017 - Portfolio Category.
A fun fact about this photographer
I was the national grand prize winner of the Kelloggs Stick Up For Breakfast Contest in 1977. I drew a picture of the toucan eating a nutritious breakfast with a porcupine. The grand prize was an Atari 2600 and it arrived on my birthday.