About

Amelia Burns was born in Ithaca, NY.  She grew up surrounded by singers dancers, actors, and writers. Amelia began taking photos at a fine art summer camp when she was twelve. At eighteen she attended Pratt Institute for photography. Talented in several areas, Amelia chose photography as it was what she was most compelled to do at the time and has not stopped since. Amelia graduated with her BFA from Pratt and went on to explore the world of street photography and and fine art. A prolific talent, Amelia captures the spirit and transcendence of humanity with her keen eye, while also including the humor of life in all her photos. She specializes in fine art portrait and street photography. In 2016, Amelia self published her first book,  “Everything Belongs”,  a book of street portraits of “homeless” people throughout the US that was taken over a three year period. Amelia lives and works in Los Angeles, CA.