Jim Kohatsu is a Long Beach based product and fine-art photographer. His work has been shown in galleries around the United States, including the TAG Gallery at Bergamot Station in Santa Monica, Linus Galleries in Pasadena, the Mumm Napa Gallery in Northern California, the Darkroom Gallery and PhotoPlace Gallery in Vermont, the ASmith Gallery in Johnson City, Texas, FotoNordstrum in Barcelona as well as the Pocono Arts Council in Pennsylvania. He was a gold award winner in the San Francisco International Photo show in 2014 and 2019.
His slideshow, "Linda Vista Hospital" was shown at the SlideLuck Global "Secrets" show during the 2014 Photoville in Brooklyn. Another slide show, "Civil War Reanactors" was shown at the 2014 Palm Springs Photo Festival.