Jay Defino Leiby

Contact / About

Email: julialeiby@gmail.com

Phone: 301-385-6698

Instagram: @jay.leiby

Link to purchase my book of photos from Everybody Hits: https://julialeiby.bigcartel.com/

Jay Leiby (b.1994) is a graduate of Ohio University, where they studied Photojournalism and specialized in Media, in Athens, Ohio. They are originally from Rockville, Maryland, a suburb of Washington, DC. They are based in Philadelphia as of August 2018. They worked as a Pace Photographer for the Ohio University School of Theatre, where they were also ACRN's Music Director. They booked DIY shows in Athens, at houses and venues off-campus, and continue to book shows occasionally in DC and Philadelphia. They are a freelance photographer and have had photos published in The Washington Post, Pitchfork, NPR, KEXP, Stereogum, GoldFlakePaint, Noisey, MTV, Hooligan Magazine, SPIN, The Village Voice, Brooklyn Vegan, Oklahoma Today, The Alternative and The Deli Magazine as well as local publications at OU such as Thread and The Post. They booked in-studios at the station ACRN and also wrote about music for the website Post - Trash (and for ACRN). Open to any requests for promotional photos of bands, concerts or events to be covered, studio and natural portraits, and tour managing / documenting tours. 

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