Leah (Beilhart) Judson , is originally from Panama and a world-traveled Army brat. Judson’s life and work cover over 20 countries and 200,000+ miles across the United States. She's been profiled in Modern Luxury and On Tap Magazine.  Her photography has been featured in various publications including Forbes, VOGUE, and The Washington Post; and in 2018, she was recognized as a changemaker and social impact innovator in Washington, D.C. by Mayor Muriel Bowser.

When she’s not on assignment, Judson curates events for her organization, BEHOLD.HER, a D.C.-based portrait event series bridging social barriers and normalizing stigmatized conversations through women-led storytelling. She’s also an Associate Producer at EMIC Films.

Her work is unapologetic and bold.  Judson holds a B.F.A. in Art Therapy from the University of Tampa, and an M.F.A. in New Media Journalism from Full Sail University.


"A mistress of light and shade. Her photos take you on a journey; sometimes dark, sometimes joyful, always otherworldly and always with a spark of fun."

Eloise Crawshaw, Australia


“Leah pinpoints what a person is about and captures the exact little moments that make them beautiful.”

Lexy Castriotta, Florida

“Leah has that special combination of professionalism and artistic talent. She has the communication skills to make a session succeed and, at the same time, the artistic eye that contributes to the vision of the shoot.”

Ty Gilpin, North Carolina