Susan Stripling is a New York City photographer and Canon Explorer of Light. Named a Top Ten Photographer by American Photo Magazine, she’s a Triple Master of WPPI and has been named Top Twenty by Fearless Photographers. First featured on Creative Live, Susan later founded The Wedding School—an online education platform. You can see her speak at Photo Plus, WPPI & Imaging USA.
Jerry Ghionis is a wedding photographer and Nikon Ambassador. Widely celebrated as one the top five wedding photographers in the world, he has been named Top Ten Photographer by American Photo Magazine, received the United Nations International Photographic Council Photographer Leadership Award, is a Grand Master of WPPI, and is founder of Jerry Ghionis Photography Training.
Roberto Valenzuela is a Beverly Hills wedding photographer and Canon Explorer of Light. Named one of the Top 50 Wedding Photographers in the World by Junebug Weddings, he’s the author of Picture Perfect Practice, Picture Perfect Posing, Picture Perfect Lighting, and Wedding Storyteller. He has been featured on Creative Live four times and is a WPPI Competition Judge & Chairman.
Cliff Mautner is a Philadelphia wedding photographer and Nikon Ambassador. He’s a former photojournalist for the Philadelphia Inquirer and has been named Top Ten Photographer by American Photo Magazine. Cliff has received the United Nations International Photographic Council Photographer Leadership Award and has received the WPPI Lifetime Achievement Award.
Rob Greer is a Los Angeles photographer specializing in wedding photography, portrait photography, and product photography. His clients include Microsoft, AT&T, Samsung, Nikon, Oracle, Penguin Group, Disney Book Group, Hyperion Books, Honeywell, General Motors, Scott’s Miracle-Gro, Nestlé, and Reebok. Rob is also the founder and managing director of Good Gallery.
Parker Pfister is an avant-garde fine art photographer based in Asheville, North Carolina. His unconventional image treatments and his alternate processing creates spectacularly inimitable images. Parker is best known for his innovative use of unique mediums, cameras, and lenses. In addition to leading international photography workshops, Parker is also an accomplished filmmaker.
Paul Ernest is a fine art portrait photographer based in McKinney, Texas. Known as a visual storyteller, he thrives on sharing tales of healing, growth and inspiration. His work memorializes events, people, and important family moments. Some of his most important works have focused on patriotism and valor while many of his most popular works involve subjects featured in scenes from the distant past.
Rose Street Studio is owned by Jaime Emery, a wedding and portrait photographer based in Lake Tahoe, California. She has a degree in Art and Design from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo and has been published on blogs and in print. Jaime is best known for her connection with clients and her sense of humor. Jaime is also an accomplished triathlete.
Vanessa Stump is a professional photographer and California native who studied commercial photography at the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California. Based in Los Angeles, she’s enchanted with food photography and the people who make food happen. Some of her clients include Veggie Grill, Lemonade, Pinkberry, Voskos Greek Yogurt, Farmer John, Beringer Vineyards, and Fruute.
Chris and Lynn Jaksa are the husband and wife photography team known as CHRIS+LYNN Photographers. Based in Quintana Roo and Baja California Sur, Mexico, they travel the world photographing weddings. Beyond being amazing photographers, Lynn is an accomplished journalist and Chris is an Emmy award-winning director and cinematographer.
Zofia & Co. is a team of wedding and portrait photographers located in Nantucket. They take photos of people in front of lighthouses and on the beach. And all the other important places too. Zofia’s husband Mark is part of the team along with several other associate photographers. They also have a thriving commercial division focused on real estate and food photography.
Suzie Baker is an award-winning Houston, Texas artist with work held in public and private collections in the United States and abroad. She holds a degree in Advertising and Fine Arts from Louisiana Tech University. Suzie has gained national acclaim, earning a stellar reputation for her versatility as both a plein-air landscape artist as well as a studio painter of still life, figurative works, and portraits.
Dina Douglass is a Los Angeles photographer specializing in weddings and portraits. She operates under the name Andrena Photography. American Photo Magazine names Dina Douglass one of the Top 10 Wedding Photographers in the World. She has photographed weddings on five continents and her work has been published in hundreds of magazines. Check out her Published Work section and be amazed.
Jennifer B. Thoreson lives and works in Albuquerque, New Mexico. She’s a fine art photographer and installation artist. Her work has been shown in collections both nationally and internationally. Jennifer’s photographs are composed of a palette of muted, neutral tones in which she includes careful selections of dark, saturated hues. Jennifer lectures and educates artists around the world.
David Clumpner is a wedding photographer based in Missoula, Montana. He works all over Montana, but he also crosses the border into Washington and Wyoming. Make sure you check out his special projects and read the stories behind those works. David’s “About Me” page gives you a great feel for the man and his background; make sure you check it out.
Amy Bennett lives in Burlington, Vermont and specializes in wedding, portrait and lifestyle photography. She works across the United States and Mexico. She uses a blend of traditional and photojournalistic styles focusing on natural storytelling. She avoids trendy processing and focuses on photographs that are stylistically timeless and elegant.
Neal Urban Photography is based in Buffalo, New York. Neal works alongside his wife Danielle where they specialize in wedding and portrait photography. They’re the authors of two photography books, “Dream Weddings” and “Art of Engagements” and have photographed weddings in Jamaica, The Bahamas, Antigua, Mexico, Boston, New York City, Baltimore, Washington D.C., Las Vegas, and Alaska.
Debbie and Larry Labrot are the husband and wife team that is Lily Rose Photography. Based in Sonoma, California they cover Napa weddings and events. Debbie has photographed more than 500 weddings. Larry began his own path to photography in 2007. The two met while working a bridal show and the rest and partnered in life and in business to create a dynamic duo in wine country.
Laurie Bailey is a wedding photographer based in Santa Barbara, California. She began her career as a photographer in 2000 and today focuses on photographs that embrace the elegant and eclectic. In addition to wedding coverage, Laurie also offers event photography, bar and bat mitzvah photography, and family photography.
Tracey Taylor and Dee Green are the co-founders of 37 Frames Photography. They focus on wedding photography, pre-weddings, and family photography. 37 Frames Photography has studios in both Tokyo, Japan and Brisbane, Australia. Tracey and Dee have received the highest honors and recognition for their work from major photographer organizations including WPPI, AIPP, ISPWP, WPJA, and AsiaWPA.
Raph Nogal is a wedding and portrait photographer in Toronto, Canada whose style combines photojournalism and editorial portraiture. He is particularly well known for his off-camera lighting techniques, which perhaps explains why he’s an ambassador for Profoto Canada and MagMod. Raph is always pushing himself through photo competitions and has received more than 20 awards from WPPI.
Amy Lynn Scarborough is the photographer behind Betty Blue Boudoir. Based near Austin, Texas, she uses natural light to create stunning photographs of the female form. She uses both candid and posed photography to bring forth an organically soft and earthy style. Amy has spent more than 10 years photographing her subjects in this style.
Adam George and his wife Amber are Embrace Life Photography. This husband and wife team are based in Los Angeles, where they specialize in wedding photography and portrait photography. Adam is a graduate of the prestigious Brooks Institute of Photography with Magna Cum Laude honors. He was also mentored by Hollywood celebrity photographer Douglas Kirkland.
Max Flatow is a Brooklyn, New York photographer specializing in weddings, portraits, and food photography. He worked alongside Annie Liebovitz and Steven Klein as a set designer and has since been published in Food & Wine, Huffpost, Rolling Stone, National Geographic, Men’s Health, The New York Times, Modern Luxury, The Village Voice, New York Magazine, and Modern Bride.
Jackie Bayne is a Philadelphia wedding, event, and portrait photographer. Although she originally hails from Northern California, she graduated from Boston University a B.S. in Photojournalism and a B.A. in Philosophy. Although she doesn’t claim to be a philosophical photographer, she believes there’s art in everything and in every moment.
Michael Erdkamp is the man behind Epic Images. His studio focuses on sports photography—specifically photographing large clubs using studio lighting and post-production effects. They’re a leader in club, travel ball, and team sports photography. His business is based in Orange, California where he serves the needs of many Southern California high schools.
Mike Crane is a commercial photographer who focuses on lifestyle, industrial, corporate, and action sports. He also has a thriving portrait photography business. Mike is based in Whistler, Canada where he enjoys the great outdoors with his family. His impressive work has been published across North America, Europe, Japan and New Zealand.
Cat and Adi Benner are wedding and event photographers in Los Angeles who operate Next Exit Photography. Adi is known for his documentary style which began with his degree from USC’s prestigious School of Cinematic Arts. Cat excels in relaxed portraiture with real emotion. She graduated from Tufts University in Boston and worked at Martha Stewart in New York before starting Next Exit.
Barbara Wrigley McDevitt is a food and lifestyle photographer working in Minneapolis and Southwest Florida. Her photos have an artistic flavor with color, composition, light, and contrast. She typically styles her own food keeping a small on-set footprint. She prefers photographing food for cookbooks, restaurant branding, sponsored Instagram posts, media stays, and editorial projects.
Storey Wilkins is a portrait and wedding photographer in Toronto, Canada. She has received a Master’s of Photographic Arts, judged international photography competitions, and regularly teaches other photographers the art of photographing weddings and portraits. Her published list is long and varied featuring many articles in popular bridal publications.
Crissy Everhart is a wedding and portrait photographer located near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Her farmhouse studio is famous across the region. After photographing more than 400 weddings, her irreverent sense of humor combined with her traditional coverage provides each client with incredibly diverse photographic documentation of their important events.