Malia James


Malia James

Makers, innovators, and doers. It’s from engaging with people who personify these traits that inspire Nixon to bring to life thoughtfully designed watches for the everyday. Continuing down the path of adding a narrative layer to the backstory of what motivates our process from idea to the end result, we introduce Malia James.

Photographer, director, and bass player, California-based Malia James looks at the world and those around her in a unique and thoughtful way. Ever since she was a little girl, Malia knew she wanted to be a director, and through dedication and her passion for creativity her dream of being behind the lens became a reality.

Her directorial work for Halsey Ghost to Nalia Prass to Black Rebel Motorcycle Club showcases her range of skills and talent behind the camera

Not one to limit herself to just one medium, Malia also explores the world through black/white and color still photography. “When I was a little girl, I dreamed of being a director, but I started taking photos when I was really young. The day I absolutely...that’s my happy place.” - Malia James