Photographer in Roanoke

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Dan McDilda, the man behind the camera at McDilda Photography, has snapped shots at weddings, events, and family outings for more than 30 years. He specializes in creating holiday family portraits and capturing images of couples showing how much they love each other through a tender kiss or enthusiastic high-five.?Dan works out of his studio as well as totes his camera and full set of studio lighting equipment to various scenic photo-shoot locations.

126 Campbell Ave SW
Roanoke,
VA
US

Barry Brooks and his familial team of professional shutterbugs memorialize life's fleeting moments in an expansive, 5,000-square-foot studio. Up to five people can pose in Barry's portrait space, which easily accommodates starting basketball lineups and quadruplets with a friend. The proud owners of cool cars or robots that transform into cool cars can comfortably strike a pose in the 32'x50' commercial shooting room featuring a garage door entrance.

219 Walnut Ave
Vinton,
VA
US

Established: 2009

Handicap Accessible: Yes

Staff Size: 1 person

Reservations/Appointments: Required

Most popular offering: Senior, Engagement, Bridal, Boudoir

Pro Tip: Please come prepared for your session. Hair and makeup are not provided for this session. Contact photographer for makeup and hair referrals. Dress appropriately and be ready to have fun!

Good for Kids: Yes

Q&A with Erica Feazelle, Photographer/owner

What sets your business apart from your competition?

Every session is customized. While I definitely use my creative eye and intuition, I want to achieve the look that you desire. My sessions are 100% tailored to you.

What was the inspiration for starting this business?

I always enjoyed looking at photos taken of me, my family, and my friends. I cherish those memories. I want to help others capture those same memories and tell their stories.

What is the best reaction you?ve ever gotten from a customer?

I had a customer who wanted to have her senior photos done. She stressed several times that she had not found a photographer that she "liked" enough, but she had heard good things about me. She was a "city kitty" and did not want a standard senior session. She wanted something more high fashion. I drove her around the city and did her session in some awesome locations. It was exactly what she wanted. She told me she felt like a super model and that she was so impressed with her images and her special day. It was all about her. That's how I strive for every session to be.

What?s your favorite part about your job?

Meeting new people. I love to make new friends and to help those friends capture their special memories. When you make someone feel special, they will return and you can help them and be an intricate part of helping tell their stories year after year.

1640 Brandon Avenue Southwest
Roanoke,
VA
US

A photojournalist by training, Anthony Krysiewicz perfected his mastery of light and motion while snapping pictures during live concerts. The owner and head photographer of Studio 424 Photography has photographed Elton John, Eddie Vedder, and Blake Shelton, as well as bands such as Bush, St. Vincent, and Lady Antebellum, and incorporates the same artful presentation into his wedding and portrait photography. The studio also hosts two-hour photography classes each month, which teach students to take pictures outdoors, use a tripod, and change the camera’s clock and date settings, allowing them to travel back in time.

3092 Colonial Avenue
Roanoke,
VA
US

Heather Turner converted her passion for photography into a successful business, drawing inspiration from her photographer grandfather. In addition to photographing her own daughters, Turner captures colorful portraits of babies, kids, families, mothers-to-be, and brides. She then distributes digital images and prints in black and white or color, which can be framed and placed artfully atop mantles, grand pianos, or chocolate frosted sheet cakes.

170 Summerfield Road
Hardy,
VA
US

Blue Hill Photography’s camera wizards wield the latest equipment to shoot classic, traditional, and modern portraits in crisp detail and color. They work with couples, families, newborns, high-school seniors, and businesses. For special events such as weddings, they send two photographers to ensure all the excitement and emotions are documented for generations to come.

1050 Haymore Drive
Moneta,
VA
US