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Liane Enkelis

On Our Own Terms

About the Author

Liane Enkelis is a freelance photographer and the author of two books, On Being 100: 31 Centenarians Share Their Remarkable Lives and Wisdom and On Our Own Terms: Portraits of Women Business Leaders. She has worked as a freelance photographer since 1974, specializing in photographing people in their environment.
Her work has been published regularly published in national magazines, including: Business Week, Islands, Forbes, Electronic Business, Smithsonian Magazine, U. S. News & World Report, New York Times Sunday Magazine, Black Enterprise, and special publications of the National Geographic Society. Her cover credits include: Americana, Business Week, Islands, Electronic Business, and National Geographic World. In 1986, she photographed the election of Philippine President Corozon Aquino and the fall of Ferdinand Marcos for U. S. News & World Report. She also photographs for brochures, customer and employee publications, and annual reports for corporate clients.
Ms. Enkelis earned a B.A. in journalism from the University of Southern California. She taught photojournalism at San Jose State University for six semesters.
Liane Enkelis recently relocated from Silicon Valley to Pasadena, California. She has been married to attorney Richard Enkelis for more than thirty years. You can visit her Website at

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