TRAVELING – it leaves you speechless then turns you into a storyteller…
~ Ibn Battuta
Julie specializes in travel, action and commercial imagery but has photographed just about everything in the past few decades. Julie excels in photographing people — just doing whatever it is they do.
She started her career as an educator after attending Duke University and completing 2 master’s degrees in Colorado. She also tried out aviation and has her instrument rating, multi-engine and commercial pilot’s licenses. But, she kept picking up that camera until in 2002, she decided to make her passion her career. Julie Shipman Photography was born.
Julie splits her time between Los Barriles, Mexico and Salt Lake City, Utah, with her husband, Bo, and 4-legged friend, Charlie. Kids? Yep… Peter, Hank, Jack, Bella & Livi!
Awards & Honors
Julie has been recognized multiple times by national and international photography competitions; several mentioned below:
Master’s Cup International Color Awards
17 times winner
Spider Awards: Black & White International
9 times winner
IPPA Awarded Photographer
Ski Utah Awarded Photographer
Utah Arts Festival Invited Artist
Wasatch Camera Club Competition Judge
Baja California Sur Arts Festival Invited Artist
4 Solo Art Shows
Good equipment matters.
Canon 5D Mark IV
EF 300mm f2.8 ISII
EF 24-70mm f2.8 LII
EF 35mm f1.4
EF 17-40mm f4 LII
RF 600mm f11
RF 70-200mm f2.8
Profoto B1 500 AirTTL Location Kit with Air Remote
Julie Shipman is a photographer based in Utah and Baja, Mexico. She specializes in photographing people & places as well as action & lifestyle. Her creative approach tells visual stories. She discovers and documents beauty, emotion and moments in time around the world.
Julie is available to help tell your story through commission based work or from her collection of art & stock images.