Jonathan Givens is a photographer specializing in the performing arts. He began as a professional performer in the 80’s, and performed for over 20 years. After injury moved him backstage, he worked as director, choreographer, aerial rigger, scenic designer, lighting designer, stagehand, master carpenter, and more. Technical credits span everything from soap operas and daytime talk shows to Cirque du Soleil and feature films, including the MCU. He is the author of Dance Across the USA – a dance photography book which is the recipient of five national literary book awards. He is a member of the Actor’s Equity Association, IATSE, ACE, ETCP, PLASA, and is OSHA certified. At his studio in Sunrise, FL, he photographs dancers, circus folk, and performers of all types, creating amazing images to showcase the artist and their unique skills.