Jan Salazar Bio

Jan is an photographer based out of Southeast Wisconsin. Her development in photography has formulated over the years with pursuits in capturing architectural design, people, her travels, and special events.

In recent years, portraiture has become an essential in her photography. Her imagery explores the complexity of each individual that stands before her lens. Her images show the exchange of trust and vulnerability between her and her subjects. Her distinctive ability to build relationships with her subjects create authentic visual stories.

She has contributed her talents to international and local community-based organizations: KICS Chicago, HOPES for Kids, Wood Family Foundation.

Her work has appeared in several publications/media outlets throughout Chicago – Chicago Tribune, Modern Luxury, Chicago Splash, Sheridan Road Magazine, CBS Chicago.