Kamia J. Funchess


Kamia J. Funchess is a freelance photographer for over 10 years from Harlem, New York. Her clients include both local and international recording artists, political, various charities, and a great number of events and theatre productions on the east coast from New York to Virginia.

Kamia has her own company, PhocusKam Photography (formerly known as AriTaurus420 Photography), a multi-faceted photo and film production studio incorporating all aspects of the arts nationwide and internationally. She has recently been published in The Harlem News Group newspaper covering the highly anticipated book release party of author M.C. Beamon’s third book entitled, “I Didn’t Work This Hard Just To Get Married”.
Kamia is also working on a book based on mostly obscure independent artists, i.e. singers, MCs, chefs, designers, etc (both nationally and abroad), telling their stories through photos and interviews focusing on the successful and not so successful aspects of the music and entertainment business.

Kamia is a mother of 6 year old twins, a girl and a boy.


  • portraits
  • headshots
  • events
  • parties
  • weddings
  • graphics


  • photoshop