Ames Beckerman in a freelance portrait and event photographer based in Brooklyn, NY but with heavy roots in New England and South Florida.
Ames works with his subjects to create an image that best represents their brand. He has a knack for making you feel comfortable and at ease in front of the camera and creating a fun experience!
Many of Ames’ personal projects hold themes of identity and sexuality. In 2015, Ames began medically transitioning from female to male, and during that time he collaborated with many transgender and queer individuals that eased his struggle with gender identity and the need to transition.
Ames has been featured in and photographed for publications including Paper Mag, Time Out New York, Next Magazine, Go Magazine and Curve.
Ames regularly photographs high profile events for clients in entertainment, higher education, finance, and production.
RECENT PHOTOGRAPHY CLIENTS AND COLLABORATIONS
Margaret Cho & Princess Superstar, Next Magazine, Rizzo's Pizza, The Duplex, M.A.C Pro, Fashion Institute of Technology, New York University, Rum & Koke/Hailey Bauske NYC, Curve Magazine, GO Magazine, Brittany Andrews, Time Out New York, DJK Realty, Beauty High/Style Caster