This Gallery is only a small portion of images to show the variety of Mining Images

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Creating stunning and colorful images is no easy job when you are thousands of feet underground with minimal light and unforgivable conditions, but being prepared and comfortable in this environment allows me to capture images that are both vibrant and eye catching that will showcase your companies achievements.

I love being underground, it’s a whole different ballgame down there, and some photographers are not used to the harsh conditions you face when you are down below.    I take pride in my mining photography, and always strive to bring light to those dark areas in order to create eye popping images of scenarios that are usually associated with mud sweat and gears.

Read my article “Mud Sweat And Gears” about my Mining/Industrial photography in Chihuahua Mexico for Atlas Copco


Why Hire James Hodgins?
Home Safe Video
I had the pleasure of working behind the scenes with this project coordinating the stills and lighting for the video.
Stock Photography Or Not?
stock photos of mines

I recently received an email inquiring the use of some of my images for a companies marketing materials and within the email was a common sentence I usually see "We have done an exhaustive search of the stock photo sights and are coming up short". Read More