Jim Bowdoin

Bachelor of Science Degree Cinema
Professional Photographers of America


Nationally recognized for his photographic talent, Jim’s work has been published by the Professional Photographers of America Loan Collection, trade magazines and Kodak’s book “The Portrait-Professional Techniques and Practices in Portrait Photography”. Jim’s work has been displayed at the Kodak Pavilion at Walt Disney World EPCOT Center and exhibited internationally with the Professional Photographers National Traveling Loan Collection.


Jim Bowdoin has been honored with the Fuji Masterpiece Award, numerous Kodak Gallery Awards, several Hallmark Portrait Awards, regional and state Court of Honors, Maine Photographer of the Year and the most prestigious award in the portrait industry, the Professional Photographers of America Loan Collection.


As a master portrait photographer for 33 years, Jim Bowdoin has earned the reputation as being one of the finest Maine portrait photographers evidenced by his craftsmanship, expert skill and customer loyalty. From elegant Maine wedding photography to the Governor of Maine official portrait, Jim is an expert when details matter most. Jim Bowdoin has personally photographed world famous political figures former President Bill Clinton and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.

“I imagine each portrait as an opportunity to preserve a magical moment in time.” Jim Bowdoin

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