About Francesca Russell

Francesca Russell is a family documentary photographer & filmmaker. Francesca has also worked for the past twenty years as a professional stage manager, both on and off-Broadway, and toured the country for four years with the first national tours of Monty Python's "Spamalot" and "Rock of Ages". It was while traveling that she purchased her first DSLR and began documenting life backstage. In recent years Francesca has turned her focus to photographing the everyday lives of her children, Lila and Logan. In addition to photography, Francesca is also an avid knitter, crafter, list-maker, meal planner, adventurer, learning addict and project-a-holic. She resides just outside New York City on Long Island. She launched her business, Francesca Russell Photography & Films, in March 2015.