Joey Carman’s photographic career spans twenty plus years from NYC to LA and beyond. He started his career in front of the lens as a model touring Europe. Sensing an opportunity, Joey the consummate entrepreneur, created his own Fashion Boutique Modeling Agency. Moving around the globe and settling down in New York City, he covered fashion from behind the lens, and soon had a one-man gallery show.
Joey resides in Los Angeles with his wife Karen and his two children Joey Jr. and Katie. He owns and operates Joey Carman Inc. Photography and Design, in Los Angeles, a full service studio the crosses many photographic genres including fashion, commercial, product, compositing, family, and wedding photography.
In addition to running a successful west coast photography studio, Joey is a beta tester for for Adobe, Apple, Kodak, Nikon, Pocket Wizard and On One. On a regular basis he consults for Fortune 500 Companies such as Paramount Pictures, Sony and The Walt Disney Company (to name a few). Areas of technical expertise for consultation include: Original and Digital Art and Asset Management, Conceptual Photography – Initial Concept Drawing to Full Advertising Layouts, Art Director and Principle Layout Artist for Various DVD Home Entertainment Digital Packaging, Pioneered QTVR (Quick-time Virtual Reality) for Disney Consumer Products Style Guides and Maquette Animation, Lead Designer and Operations Consultant for Multiple On-site Digital Studios.
A confessed adrenaline junkie, when not behind the lens and computer or consulting, Joey enjoys: jumping out of planes (with a parachute!), SCUBA (he’s a certified SCUBA Instructor with PADI, NAUI and DAN), skiing, climbing, biking, cliff diving and spending time with family and friends.
“Live longer, photograph something beautiful and hold it close to your heart.” – Joey Carman