Featured Photographer of September 2011:
Born and raised in Artesia, California and currently based out of Newport Beach, Joey Bettencourt finished high school, went onto community college and studied architecture. Deciding that he didn't want to make architecture his career, he went into web design and worked for a creative firm based in Los Angeles where he developed small web projects for 4 years. For the past 8 years he's been working as a Director at Ahsi Hair Salon in Newport Beach. For the past 2 seasons, he has been photographing runway for Beverly Hills Lifestyle Magazine at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week.