Paula Gillen

Photo Editor/Researcher/Permissions - Paula Gillen has over 25 year's of success locating and licensing images for highly regarded consumer magazines and books, including The New Yorker, Businessweek, People, Time Inc., Vanity Fair and McGraw Hill. Since moving to Boulder in 2008 she has worked as a freelance photo researcher finding and licensing images for use in museum, zoo, and national park exhibitions, film and video, and web. Accomplished at securing copyright permission for photography, art, illustrations, text excerpts, and song rights.  

Photo Editor: Paula has helped clients edit and sequence bodies of work (photographs) for gallery exhibit, book, web, and portfolio presentation. She has designed small edition fine art photography books, family albums, non-fiction and illustrated memoirs. She can assist with organization of materials, photo editing and sequencing of images, photo retouching and permissions, color correction and pre press.  


CLIENTS Since 2008 

AARP Magazine and online websites 

DJ Watkins: The Ballot or the Bomb Film 

Meat Possum Press 

Water Education Colorado 

Headwaters Magazine 

Velo Press 

Center for Civic Education 

Findhorn Press 

Travel and Leisure 

Chico's Clothing 

ECOS Communications 

Studio Tectonic  

Linkwell Health  

Cortina Productions  

Oxmoor House/ Time Home Entertainment Inc.  

Penguin Randomhouse 

ForbesLife Mountain Time  

Past - 1987-2007 

The New Yorker 

Business Week 

Vanity Fair 


Time Inc Custom Publishing 


McGraw-Hill Education 




Contact Paula Gillen at 

Cell: 917-693-4534