Following in the tradition of the best that photojournalism has produced, we seek to present honest, humanistic, visual stories that can stand alone or enhance written journalism.
We do not supply stock images. We provide curated, timeless stories about people, places, and events through both single images and collections. Our picture-stories are sometimes enhanced with distribution text which can be used as an outline for writing larger stories.
In addition to our traditional photojournalism, we also proudly work with organizations and brands to capture documentary imagery to communicate their passion.
Our work is available for both editorial and commercial use. We provide immediate digital downloads of images from our archives, and are available for commissioned work.
Longform Photojournalism Projects & Commissions
Ristretto: A View of Italy
Images, articles, a book and magazine, from James Conley’s work in Italy, covering places from Tuscany and Florence, to Venice and Rome.
Vignette of an Epic
The 90th birthday of one of the most important luminaries in the world of art and literature.
The Aesthetic of Lostness: Inside Iran
A rare peek inside today’s Iran.
Corporate photojournalism for a lingerie designer, telling the story of a target customer.
A fashion lookbook and marketing campaign using a documentary approach.
Wheels & Waves
We document an epic motorcycle event in France and Spain for a commercial client.
Short Stories & Assignments
Two Miles Wide
On the Normandy coast.
Inside 1,100 years of history.
The unofficial bread of Iran.
Wandering through David Lynch's stomping grounds.
Out of Time
Simultaneity in Morocco.
The Fifth Capital of Fashion
Springtime in fashionable Florence, Italy.
The Days of the Palio
In Siena, Italy, during the Palio di Provenzano.
Thoughts from San Giorgio Maggiore, Venice, where painting inspired a photographer's architecture.
Devon Horse Show
Thoughts on the photographic process using the frame of the oldest and largest multi-breed equestrian event in the United States.
Ongoing Long Term Projects
Apogeo Photos Member James Conley is presently engaged in a long-term project documenting the survivors of Liberia's civil wars and Ebola epidemics, and showing the progress being made in the country.
The Race of Gentlemen
A long-term documentary project which is also supplying images for commerical and editiorial use.