JL Javier is a freelance photographer based in Manila. He graduated from the Ateneo De Manila University in 2015 with a Bachelor in Fine Arts degree majoring in Information Design.

He primarily takes portraits, but also likes to shoot fashion and travel. His inspirations include the photography of Bruce Weber, the paintings of Rembrandt, and his dogs Jeffrey and Ben.

His work has appeared in local publications such as CNN Philippines, The Philippine STAR, Rogue Magazine, L'Officiel Manila, and Esquire Magazine Philippines. He has also shot for Team Magazine and BENCH/ Blog.