Nikon Photo Contest 2020 - 2021 Judges
British-born photographer Janette Beckman began her career at the dawn of punk rock working for music magazines The Face and Melody Maker. She shot bands ranging from The Clash to Boy George as well as three Police album covers. In 1983 she moved to New York to document the underground hip-hop scene, photographing pioneers Run DMC, Slick Rick, Salt-N-Pepa, Grandmaster Flash, LL Cool J and more. Her work has been exhibited in galleries and museums worldwide. Janette continues to chronicle sub-cultures as well as photographing campaigns for brands from Levis to Dior She is represented by the Fahey / Klein Gallery.