Jeff Johnson

  • + Assistant Photographer
  • + Camera Operator

Jeff is in charge of all studio operations, and is behind the camera on motion shoots while fulfilling the role of lighting and grip expert on still shoots. With over 19 years of experience, he keeps the studio at the cutting edge of both photo and video technologies and equipment. Jeff grew up in New Jersey and studied visual communications, graphic design and marketing in South Carolina. Jeff loves surfing, snowboarding, hiking, camping, and trying to keep up with his wife Christa, their two young daughters and Australian Shepherd.

Melanie Johnson

  • + Digital Tech
  • + Video Producer

Born in Seattle, Washington and raised outside of Munich, Germany, Melanie Johnson is the studio’s Digital Tech and Video Producer. She studied at the Brooks Institute of Photography in Santa Barbara, and spent several years in New York working with a renowned celebrity photographer before moving to the Bay Area.

Melanie is in constant motion and spends much of her free time snowboarding and running marathons.