Jefferson Caine Lankford (b. 1993) is a photographer born and currently based in the United States. He uses a range of photographic techniques within his work including alternative, analog, and digital practices. Jefferson earned a BFA in photography at East Carolina University in 2016 and also attended the Australian National University, located in Canberra, Australia — where he studied documentary photography. Over the years, he has used both conceptual and documentary approaches with photography to tell various visual narratives, spanning multiple states within the U.S. and in other countries across the world. 

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The following is a condensed CV. For Jefferson's full CV, please email for further information.



2018, FOCUS Photo LA Summer Finalist, Group Photography Exhibition, Les Rencontres de la Photographie, Arles France, July 2 -6.

2017 - 2018, The Creative Portrait, Group  Photography Exhibition, Los Angeles Center of Photography, 1515 Wilcox Ave, Los Angeles, CA 

2017, Intimate Portrait, Group Photography Exhibition, SE Center of Photography, 116 E Broad St in downtown Greenville, SC

2017, The Quiet Landscape, Group Photography Online Exhibition & Book, PhotoPlace Gallery, 3 Park Street, Middlebury, VT 

2017, Le Paysage, Group Photography Exhibition & Book, Darkroom Gallery, 12 Main Street. Essex, VT

2016, In Stillness, Group Photography Exhibition & Book, Darkroom Gallery, 12 Main Street, Essex Junction, VT

2016, Willful Ignorance, Senior Photography Thesis Exhibition (Solo), Jenkins Fine Arts Center, School of Art and Design, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC

2015, Graduate/Undergraduate Group Photography Exhibition, Mendenhall Student Center, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC

2014, Undergraduate Group Photography Exhibition (Wet Plate Collodion), School of Art, Australian National, University, Canberra, AU

2014, Terra In-firma: images from Louisiana’s wetlands, Group Exhibition, Mendenhall Gallery, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC

2012, Undergraduate Student Group Exhibition, Wellington B. Gray Gallery, School of Art and Design, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC



The Continuing Story of Life on Earth, Hamburger Eyes, Issue No. 39, July 2019.

Focus On The Story, Honorable Mention, 2019, Web.

The Heavy Collective, Friday Fry Up Feature, 2018, Web.

International Photography Awards, Honorable Mention, 2018, Web.

The Independent Photographer, Finalist, Documentary Photography, 2018, Web.

Black and White, PhotoPlace Gallery,  June 10, 2018, Book.

Bird In Flight Magazine, April 11, 2018. Web.

Photogrvphy Magazine, January 3, 2018, Web.

The Quiet Landscape, PhotoPlace Gallery, Blurb Books, August 4, 2017, Book.

Le Paysage, Darkroom Gallery, PrestoPhoto, March 6, 2017, Book.

Aint-Bad Magazine, March 2, 2017, Brody, Anna, Web.

Aint-Bad Magazine, January 27, 2017, Borst, Sarah, Web. 

International Photography Awards, Honorable Mention, 2016, Web.

In Stillness, Darkroom Gallery, PrestoPhoto, December 12, 2016, Book.