Lacey Johnson is a freelance photojournalist and travel photographer based in Washington, D.C. Over the last 10 years, Lacey has photographed in more than 25 countries and throughout the United States. She regularly shoots for TripAdvisor, Zagat, and an array of magazine and newspaper clients. Her favorite pastimes are inventing homemade ice cream recipes and cuddling with her dog, Swift.

To commission an assignment or inquire about prints, please contact the artist directly. For stock sales visit www.gallerystock.com and www.auroraphotos.com.

Columbia University – M.S., Journalism
Rochester Institute of Technology – B.F.A., Photojournalism



  • Real Simple
  • Newsweek
  • Reuters
  • PDN magazine
  • Outside Magazine
  • Monocle magazine
  • OnEarth magazine
  • Sundance Channel
  • Lonely Planet
  • Travel Channel
  • Animal Planet
  • West Virginia Focus
  • American Way
  • Cidercraft magazine
  • The Humble Arts Foundation
  • MoveOn.org
  • Gusto Italian Grill
  • Washington Hebrew Congregation
  • National Geographic Traveler
  • SELF magazine
  • GO magazine
  • Oxford American Magazine
  • Rochester Magazine
  • Washington Jewish Week
  • Oyster.com
  • TripAdvisor.com
  • Waters magazine
  • Men’s Health UK
  • Bread for the World
  • The University of Chicago Medicine
  • Zagat (Google)
  • American Way magazine
  • The Collector’s Guide To Emerging Art Photography
  • People for the American Way
  • Monocle Guide to Drinking & Dining


Honors and Awards
Selected for the 2011 Eddie Adams Workshop
2010 PDN Great Outdoors photography contest winner
Featured speaker at the 2009 NPPA Women in Photojournalism Conference
2007 recipient of the Pearl Hewlett Stutz Endowed Scholarship for Photojournalism