LaDonna J. Davis

  • Artist
  • Los Angeles, CA

I am an artist and I have a good eye for design and beauty. I have experience in engineering that gives me a unique perspective.

I am a former aerospace engineer turned fashion designer. I am a writer, photographer, fashion designer, stylist, and model. I am interested in freelance work in fashion styling, photography, fashion design and engineering.

You can contact me and find more of my work at my website/blog: And She Saw Stars You can click on the ‘chain’ link below to get to my site from Carbonmade.
You can also find me on Flickr and Instagram: andshesawstars or at Pinterest: and Twitter: @LaDonnaDavis13.

Cover Photo Photographer: Robyn Preston Photography


Photographer – Comikaze Expo 2015 at And She Saw Stars

10/30/15 – 11/1/15 Los Angeles, CA

I covered fashion and costume design at the Comikaze Expo 2015. I did many blog write ups looking at the highlights from the show and also discussing the designs of the costumes which were amazing.

Photographer – L.A. Fashion Week 2015 at And She Saw Stars

10/5/15 – 10/18/15 Los Angeles, CA

I worked as a photographer for the different runways of L.A. Fashion Week. This also includes L.A. Style Week. The images I took were used for my fashion blog as well as for publication in iMirage Magazine’s Glamour issue.

Photographer/Blogger at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Australia

12 Apr 2015 – 16 Apr 2015 Sydney, Australia

Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Australia 2015 attendee as Blogger/Photographer/Media for my blog And She Saw Stars.

Photographer at Kitten the Band w/Aquadolls, Dear Boy, Mirror Talk

3 Apr 2015 – 3 Apr 2015 Troubadour Theater Los Angeles CA

Worked the concert as a photographer for Kitten, Dear Boy, and Mirror Talk.

Photographer at Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival

14 Mar 2015 – 22 Mar 2015 Melbourne, VIC

I attended #VAMFF as an attendee, but had the opportunity to get access for a few runway shows to work as a fashion photographer for my blog And She Saw Stars.

Officer - Aerospace Engineer at United States Air Force

Separated 2012 Various Locations

Asst Director Photography at Judi Beecher Film Productions

Oct 2017 – Oct 2017 Los Angeles, CA

I did still shots of the scenes, the actors, and the crew. My photography is being reviewed for the movie short.

Media/Press at And She Saw Stars

Feb 2018 – Feb 2018 Mammoth Lakes, CA

I covered the red carpet, reviewed film and conducted interviews. The film festival was amazing and I saw great film such as Bikini Blue and The Visit (post festival).

Asst Director Photography at Judi Beecher Film Production

Oct 2017 – Oct 2017 Los Angeles, CA

I did photography and still shots of the actors, the crew, and the shots of scenes.


A.A. in Fashion Design at FIDM

Mar 2013 – Dec 2014 Los Angeles, CA

BS in Aerospace Engineering at University of Michigan

Sep 1988 – May 1993 Ann Arbor, MI


FIDM Blog Feature, FIDM

FIDM did a feature on my Blog


RAW Artists Solo

Boulevard 3 Hollywood, CA

Fashion Design

Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Solo

Carriageworks Sydney, Australia


Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival

VAMFF Opening Night Melbourne, VIC

Van Couver Fashion Week Runway

Van Cover China Town Van Cover, B.C., Canada

I was showcased in Van Cover Fashion Week and showed at 17 piece collection inspired by rock n' roll & women’s suffrage movement. It was a success.

FashioNXT 2016 Runway

Portland Oregon Portland, OR

Showcased 10 piece collection that was inspired by Faery and Arthurian/Gweneverian lore


H.O.P.E (, Ruby Clouds (, Tysa Goodrich (, Aness (, FIDM (, iMirage Magazine, Judi Beecher Film Production


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