About Us


Lenda Jay Messina, the owner, creative artist, and director of LJM Photography, has owned photography studios in Colorado Springs since 1978. Her trademark work is easily spotted by familiar patrons and appreciated by new admirers.

Lenda hails from Southern California. She received both her under-graduate and Masters degrees from the University of Southern California. Starting with a small studio and one set, she has developed into a premier studio that is over 3,000 square feet and with over 30 sets and props too numerous to mention.

New techniques are constantly being introduced and our customers have grown to love the ever-changing and always current services LJM Photography offers.