Jim Hughes Jim Hughes is a San Francisco-based photographer who studied at the Brooks Institute of Photography. Hughes began his career as a founder of Lighthouse Digital Productions, one of the first digital studios in San Francisco. Following his tenure at LDP, he was a visiting faculty member at The Light and Life Academy in Ootacamund, India, Asia’s first school for professional photographers. Hughes has since traveled to every continent on assignment for his client Hewlett-Packard and has shot campaigns for AT&T, GE, Marriott, ExxonMobil, Lilly, GSW and many others. Jim’s work has received awards from APA, Communication Arts and OneEyeLand along with several IPA Honorable mentions. He currently resides in Mill Valley, CA.