Bobbi is a commercial photographer specializing in creative portraits in studio and on location. Her multi-faceted approach to photography incorporates over 30 years of technical experience with innovative artistic interpretation. She shoots primarily people for editorial, corporate and advertising accounts as well as photographing "real people" and travel for stock. Her stock photography has sold worldwide for ads, posters and billboards.
Bobbi's clients include: Aramco, Charles Schwab, GE, Warner Bros., PricewaterhouseCoopers, Samsung, Bose Corp., Neutrogena, Mattel, McDonnell/Douglas, Sears' Tower Skydeck, Sekonic Meters and the Morro Bay Natural History Museum.
As a dedicated photo educator, Bobbi brings insight and enthusiasm to her fun-filled workshops. Her excellent rapport and communication with her students inspires and motivates, while her straight-forward teaching style reaches students of many different skill levels. Bobbi was honored with a Special Recognition Award for Education from Advertising Photographers of America for their 25th Anniversary. Her students nicknamed her “Mistress of Light.”
Bobbi is a Contributing Editor to Photo Techniques magazine, and author of the book, Creative Techniques for Color Photography, published by Amherst Media. Her new book, co-authored with fashion photographer Lou Lesko, is Advertising Photography; A Straightforward Guide to a Complex Industry. She developed the content and filmed two instructional DVDs, Portrait Lighting Techniques and Portraits Unplugged, which are available through Calumet Photographic.
Study with the Masters/Mentorship - Emerging Photographers