“Jenny Lens was not just one of the few photographers chronicling the early punk scene in both North America and London, she was also one of the few women working in a very male-dominated field. Her life is pretty fascinating and made up of the three acts usually associated with characters in movies and novels.” Adorama Camera.
“Jenny Lens is the Punk Rock Goddess of Photography” ~ Rodney Bingenheimer, Mayor of Sunset Strip
“The infamous Jenny Lens, supreme master of the punk rock photo.” ~ San Francisco Bay Guardian [And straight up rock too!]
“The was a time when Punk Rock was dangerous, man — in a cerebral way. And Jenny Lens was there to record it all.” ~ Garage Magazine
Photos used by Joan Jett’s Rock Hall of Fame induction (on TV!), Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC, Smithsonian, Rock Hall of Fame, GRAMMY Museum, books, magazines, CDs, DVDs, online, merch:
Most of the photos YOU love are mine! But you don’t know it cos I rarely get photo credit or payment.
It’s only rock ‘n’ roll, but we love it.