Jamie Nelson, Fashion & Beauty Photographer and Director, was born in a cabin in a small town in Texas and subsequently raised in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
When she discovered her passion for photography at the age of 17, she moved to California to attend Brooks Institute of Photography. After graduating, she moved to New York City to pursue her career in fashion and beauty photography.
Nelson’s work can be seen in over a dozen international editions of Vogue, Allure, ELLE, Harper’s Bazaar, L’Officiel, Tush, TIME, and Vanity Fair to name a few.
Her commercial collaborations include campaigns with Dior, Shiseido, Maybelline, Revlon, Tarte Cosmetics, Morphe Brushes, Jeffree Star, Urban Decay Cosmetics, Huda Beauty, Guinness, Smith & Cult, Benefit Cosmetics, Almay, Make Up For Ever, Target, Kylie Cosmetics, Paramount, Universal Music Group, Warner Brothers, Sony, and Saks Fifth Avenue; with celebrity and music clients including Gwen Stefani, Drew Barrymore, Yara Shahidi, Camila Cabello, Lily Allen, Kylie Jenner, Jaime King, Solange Knowles, Kacey Musgraves, Maren Morris, Nicole Richie, Atlanta De Cadenet Taylor, Fifth Harmony, Danai Gurira, Suki Waterhouse, and Leslie Bibb.
In addition, she has directed several fashion and beauty videos for international Vogues as well as a music video for Anna Moon and a Times Square campaign for Sally Hansen. Nelson has also participated in Art Exhibits at the New Museum in New York City and the Corpricudi Exhibit in Rome, Italy.
Nelson is currently based in Los Angeles and travels to New York, London, Paris, Germany, and Dubai where she is internationally represented.
Dior / Shiseido / Maybelline / Revlon / Tarte Cosmetics / Urban Decay Cosmetics / Guinness / Paramount / Universal Music Group / Warner Brothers / Benefit Cosmetics / Smith & Cult / Almay / Make Up For Ever/ Target / Sony / Saks Fifth Avenue / Morphe Brushes/ Jeffree Star / Kylie Cosmetics
Vogue / Harper's Bazaar / ELLE / Allure / L'Officiel / TIME / Playboy / Vanity Fair / Lula / Tush /
Gwen Stefani / Drew Barrymore / Camila Cabello / Yara Shahidi/ Lily Allen / Nicole Richie / Kylie Jenner / Solange Knowles / Kacey Musgraves / Maren Morris / Huda / Atlanta De Cadenet Taylor / Danai Gurira / Fifth Harmony / Leslie Bibb / Suki Waterhouse/ Jaime King
Copricudi / Rome, Italy
New Museum / NYC, United States