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James Douglas Britt, American photographer. Recipient Key Arts award The Reporter, Los Angeles, 1979. Member American Society Magazine Photographers.

Background

Britt, James Douglas was born on October 5, 1937 in San Francisco, California, United States. Son of James J. and Helen Elisabeth (Congdon) Britt.

Education

Bachelor, University Washington, 1959.

Career

Singer, entertainer, Los Angeles, 1959-1972. Assistant art director Motown Records, 1972-1975. Chief photographer ABC television, Los Angeles, New York City, 1975-1979.

Freelance photographer specializing in entertainment industry and advertising Los Angeles, since 1979. Consultant E. Leitz Inc., Rockleigh, New Jersey, since 1982, Wetzlar, Germany, since 1982.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor photographs to magazines.

Membership

Member American Society Magazine Photographers.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis.

Connections

Married Harriet Mirka Melendy, June 2, 1964 (divorced February 1985). Children: Jody Elisa, Melendy Anne.

father:
James J. Britt

mother:
Helen Elisabeth (Congdon) Britt

spouse:
Harriet Mirka Melendy

children:
Jody Elisa Britt

Melendy Anne Britt