Jana Williams is an American documentary photographer and visual storyteller based in Philadelphia. Their practice in photography touches on ideas of spectatorship and the oppositional gaze, voyeurism and representation of the black female body...
Focus:Photographer, Photo Assistant, Portraiture
Covering:USA & Canada
Skills:Image Archiving, Digital Printing, Photo Assisting, Color Correction, Film Scanning, Adobe InDesign, Photo Editing, Black & White Printing, Color Printing, Photojournalism, Retouching, Film Photography
Parsons School of Design
Moore College of Art & Design
MediaXarts: Cinema for New Technologies and Environments
Feb 23, 2018
Her America, is a digital content made by Lifetime TV documenting the lives of 50 women across 50 states; examining the opinionated woman. My assignment for Her America was to tell the story in pictures of attorney and Miss Black Maryland USA contestant Saidah Grimes. Miss Black USA provides a platform for women of color to break stereotypes promoting scholarly achievements; a dedication to community service; while showcasing talent and beauty.