About Myself

Rides a bike for lucidity and joy. Relishes exploring.
Recovering photojournalist trying to show interesting stories of humanity and life.

Josh racing the Honey Stinger 50 in 2014

Joshua Lawton

Photographer, videographer & web content

Storyteller using multiple modes of digital media—crafting photography, video, graphics and writing to take a reader on a journey—with 10 years of experience conceptualizing, planning, executing and publishing engaging content across web-based and print platforms for a broad audience.

Passionate about sharing the love and experience of seeing the world through a lens or from the saddle of a bicycle. Motivated to get out there. Avid cyclist—on road or mountain bikes—and trail runner participating in multiple organized benefit events, races and teams. Revels being in the outdoors and away from technology, yet a tenacious media junkie, constantly learning and analyzing media production or user trends.

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Adobe Photoshop

Level 1 ninja of photo editing and manipulation via Photoshop CC and Lightroom

Adobe Premier

Not quite Lucas Ltd. of video and multimedia content, but close

HTML / CSS

Much like my Spanish, I can read it and hear it, just struggle with syntax sometimes in saying it

Adobe InDesign

Skilled enough to be armed and dangerous

Recent projects

Some recent images and or links to other projects.
Visual goodness is delicious.

Work Experience

Trying to learn more each day about
the future of media use and benefits from a sociological viewpoint.

Jan, 2013 Present

International Mountain
Bicycling Association

Membership &
E-commerce Manager

Objectives include growing and maintaining IMBA’s membership base and online e-commerce portal. Coordinate all member retention and acquisition efforts plus membership benefits, and manage the membership data of more than 200 IMBA chapters. Tactics and tools include a variety of creative direct marketing (direct mail, display advertising, email, event marketing, social media) and other communications to mountain bike enthusiasts. Also coordinate and create content for digital marketing platforms using Drupal-based website, CiviCRM and social media platforms.

Aug, 2010 Present

Consortium Productions/
Joshua & Co.

Co-Owner

Produce images, video, audio and other multimedia for client websites, advertising materials, weddings, newspapers and other national editorial publications. Plan and manage content creation of portfolio websites for small businesses in addition to educating clients on web-based marketing and search engine optimization (SEO).

Aug,2004 Sep,2008

Daily Camera

Staff Photographer

Produced award winning daily work and long-term projects in still photography and web-based multimedia. Instilled the development, production and training of photography staff on creating multimedia and online video. Managed photography department staff and schedule during photo director’s absence.

Aug,2006 May,2009

Metro State

Adjunct Professor

Instructed Introduction to Photojournalism and Photojournalism I, upper-division courses, focusing on the development of storyline and long-term photo essays. Created the first of its kind convergent digital journalism course for the journalism program creating multimedia productions.

Get In Touch

Happy to talk with you about any projects or just meet up to go for a ride!
There's a ton of roads and trails to ride. Let's get out there.

Contact Address

P.O. Box 421 Lafayette, CO, 80026

Contact Details

+1 303-947-1952 | jl@joshualawton.com