Kelly Ann Photography: Kelly Settle awarded master of photography degree at Imaging USA 2024

We are so proud to announce that Kelly Settle, owner of Kelly Ann Commercial Photography, was awarded the degree of Master of Photography at the Imaging USA 2024 Conference in Louisville, KY, on Monday, January 29, 2024. Kelly was recognized for superior photographic skills demonstrated by image excellence in portraits, illustrative, commercial and reportage as […]

Visual Excellence: The Impact of Updated Professional Photography on Your Business

In the fast-paced world of business, where first impressions matter more than ever, the visual representation of your brand is a critical aspect of success. Professional photography plays a pivotal role in shaping how your business is perceived. In this blog post, we’ll delve into the profound impact that updated professional photography can have on […]

The Power of Pixels: Unveiling the Importance of Professional Product Photography.

In the ever-evolving landscape of e-commerce and visual storytelling, professional product photography stands as the unsung hero, silently weaving the narrative that transforms a mere commodity into a captivating experience. As a commercial photographer, I’ve witnessed firsthand the transformative impact that high-quality visuals can have on a brand’s identity, sales, and overall success. Let’s look […]

Custom Stock Photography. “Take control of your visual content”


We create extraordinary imagery of your people, your processes and products.  Giving you a library of tailored stock imagery that makes your unique business stand out from the competition.     Do you see the same generic images over and over again on social media or on websites within your industry?  Is your competition using the […]

And the winner is……….


The American Advertising Awards – Dayton were held in March. The American Advertising Federation (AAF) holds a three tier competition which starts at all local ad clubs, continues to districts, and then culminates in national awards.    Kelly’s image was entered in the local AAF-Dayton Hermes ADDY® competition. An ADDY® award is given within different […]

Artificial Intelligence – Smart with no Heart

Its been all over my social media feed.  In the photographic industry AI will bring a huge change.  As if moving from film to digital in the early 2000’s wasn’t difficult enough for photographers to adapt to, now we have AI to contend with.    AI is the simulation of human intelligence processes by machines, […]

Professional Headshot session FAQ’s

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WHAT SESSION IS RIGHT FOR ME? Standard session includes up to one hour of photography and one retouched image that you can select at the end of the session. Whether you are looking for one image for your website or LinkedIn page or several different looks for a portfolio of images, this is a great […]

Tackling the Pain Points of Your Team’s Headshot session

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Picture day is one of our favorite days!  We know that that isn’t the case for most people.   A lot of you think that having your headshot taken is one step above the dentist. Less painful at least in the physical way 🙂   We want to change your perception. With our professional headshot […]

Building skills with Headshot education 2023

Imaging USA is a photography conference and tradeshow offering more than 80 speakers, over 100 exhibitors, and opportunities to network with 10,000 photographers. Hard to imagine that much creativity all in one place, right? Kelly began 2023 with this conference as a way to catch up with photographer friends, network with peer professionals, shop and […]