New Mexico based, James Shive is a professional architectural photographer who has been photographing residential and commercial properties for over 25 years.
With the advent of digital photography and new technological devices, people of all ages have entered the market seeking to make quick, easy money from photographing real estate and architecture. The fact is, even being an architect doesn’t qualify to expertly photograph homes because it is an Art - one that Jim Shive has dedicated professional study and experience to refining.
James Shive specializes in photographing Exterior; Interior Residential Architecture. For 30 years, Jim has photographed individual and family sanctuaries from city residences, to Southern mansions, to adobes in the High Desert of New Mexico.
Home exterior with late day sun
It was one of those evenings when the sun broke out of the clouds and landed on the front of this home at just the moment I was ready to shoot the image.