Born and raised amongst a family of artist’s in the Land of Enchantment (New Mexico), Dana Benjamin fell in love with photography at an early age. First in front of the camera as a child model for After the Stork catalog, then working as an assistant for commercial studio and as a photographer for a portrait studio for over 5 years.
Taking her passion to the next level of professionalism Dana enrolled in the Hallmark Institute of Photography, graduating with honors in 2004. Returning to Albuquerque she worked as a freelance photographer, image re-toucher, and studio assistant catering to all genre’s of the industry: architectural / advertising & marketing / event shoots / portraiture.
After school. Dana moved to Seattle, WA where she gained 7 years of experience as a studio manager, producer, and digital production manager for a large retail/ecommerce media company.
Missing her roots, and the sunshine, Dana moved back to Albuquerque in October 2013. She is now working as a freelance photographer, please contact her with any and all of your photography needs.