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Stanwycks Photography Workshops

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Photography Workshops 2020


General Photography Overview, Working With Your Camera

We have added a few more workshops based on the clients we have worked with over the last year...

We also offer... "The New Orleans Photography Bootcamp!"

3 Days of Photography where it's all about you and your camera!!!!

General Photography Overview, Working With Your Camera

* On Going means we offer programs all the time -  During the Week and Weekends... scheduling depends on your schedule and our studio's assignments... Take a look around and you will find something you like!

Stanwycks Photography Workshops

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Photography Workshops Classes & Coaching

New Orleans & The Gulf Coast Photography Workshops 2020

Workshops for Photography, Beginners, Intermediate, and Hobbyists

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Are you Coming to New Orleans for Vacation, Convention or Event?

While you're here, call new Orleans Photo of Louisiana for a New Orleans experience. We can give you a front row seat into New Orleans and the areas you hear about on TV.  You can experience Mardi Gras first hand... We can take you in to the Bayous, all over New Orleans and the French Quarter.

We go into various Cajun villages, swamps and fishing villages to give you a first hand experience of the Bayou Swamps, featuring hanging Moss Trees, Cypress Knees, Alligators, Egrets, Birds, and  the Cajun Lifestyles and fishing camp areas.

Photography Workshops Classes & Coaching

Photography Workshops, Classes & Coaching

Everything is One on One! We offer Classes and Coaching, for individuals and small Groups.

* On Going means we offer programs all the time -  During the Week and Weekends... scheduling depends on your schedule and our studio's assignments... Take a look around and you will find something you like!


Photography can be very exciting!

Bringing your camera and knowing how to use it, can bring you to some very interesting, exotic places... traveling is a different experience with your camera!


Workshops for Models, Entrepreneurs and Self Esteem Building...

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An Explanation of how all this works... with workshops, Coaching and Classes... and now our New Orleans Photography Boot Camp!


Photography Workshops, Classes & Coaching

These are some of the workshops we offer. Please take a look around and let us know which one you are interested in. If you don't see something you want to do please tell us and we can figure out how to make it happen. If you see a few things you like here we can custom make a workshop or class just for you. Call today at 504.899.9394.

We have been doing workshops for more than 8 years. Vicki Stanwycks has been a commercial photographer for more than 23 years, shooting commercial advertising, aerial, models, industrial, corporate, events - people, places and things. She also owned a Gallery on Magazine Street for a few years knowing quite well how to create all kinds of images for commercial use and for fine art. She has traveled extensively all over the United States and Europe, for commercial assignments and personally. Since 2010 she has also become a life coach and incorporates that into her classes and workshops to help you bring out the best in your images. She offers workshops and classes for individuals and small groups.

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Photography Classes  | 2020

Photography Classes are offered in the Stanwycks Photography Studio. We offer classes - One On One and small groups. Our One-On-One classes are segments of two or three classes, where we offer beginners, and Intermediate photography; computer classes, teaching workflow and various software. We offer classes for various things and sometimes one may need to work on something that the want to understand better.

"Call us so we can discuss what you may want to work on and set up your classes. We are happy to help for sure!"


Custom Workshops of any of the below topics  | 2020 Workshops

New Orleans is  an awesome place especially to create images.  Many of the workshops below can be tailored specifically to what you want to see, learn and accomplish (shoot). If you are coming to town for a few days we can put together an Itinerary as we have done for many clients, being a guide,  teaching technique and shooting... Please take a look around at our workshops and let us know what you want to do and we will tailor it to you.  Contact us so we can come up with a plan.


Photography Coaching Available | 2020

If you are into photography and want to get better at what you are doing, there are several coaching options available for you. Vicki Stanwycks, your Photography Coach, will evaluate where you are now in your work and make some suggestions based on what you want to do with your future photography endeavors. Photography coaching is a good way to get better at what you are doing and figure out what you want to accomplish.

"I attended Vicki's photography workshop for beginners earlier this year, and it was an excellent experience. Looking forward to attending more!" --James Fanguy 


Weekend Workshops | 2020

Please take a look around at what we have to offer for our workshops and we can come up with a custom Itinerary just for you for one of our Weekend Workshops. We can combine classes and location workshops for your weekend. For Example you can choose to work in the French Quarter, a night workshop and a class with coaching. If you are struggling with something in your photography we can concentrate on that for a weekend.

** Weekend workshops can be during the week, the days just need to be two consecutive days so it keeps us within the flow of the work and development we are choosing.

Mardi Gras Weekend Workshops & Fat tuesday

During Mardi Gras Season   2020  |  Call today

Workshops and Classes

MARDI GRAS  2020 

Two Separate Weekends of Mardi Gras and Mardi Gras Day - You Choose

New Orleans Mardi Gras Photography Workshops - Each Weekend featured Workshop 2 days each from morning to night on both days of the weekend and Mardi Gras day. Includes classes and hands on shooting with Vicki Stanwycks.

Students must bring their own gear. Food and beverages will be available in studio. Classes, shooting and critique. Experience Mardi Gras Like never before... (Each Weekend is Separate and includes 2 Mardi Gras Weekend days, Mardi Gras day is separate and is different than the weekends.  Each experience is different and quite Awesome!


During the Mardi Gras Season

New Orleans Mardi Gras Photography Workshops -  Experience Mardi Gras Like never before...  Please check our all our Mardi Gras pages so you can see what to expect. These  Workshops are awesome!

New Orleans Photography Boot-camp | Digital Photography

Three Days - New Orleans Photography Bootcamp - Individual Photography Bootcamp. Bootcamp is a few days of nothing but Photography - YOU AND YOUR CAMERA! You are immersed in Photography Classes, Discussions, and creating a more sophisticated picture os how yur photography fits you. We shoot and experience New Orleans from uptown to Downtown, Night and Day - Literally. We start from the basics of Photography to the more advanced.
Are you frustrated with your photography now? Are you missing those important shots? This special boot-camp can turn your skills around in a few days. Vicki Stanwycks is a life coach and incorporates this into your days in New Orleans. In this very special few days of Photography we examine your feelings about photography and what makes you inspired about your art and your vision. Depending on what level shooter you are we hone your skills to make you better at what you want to accomplish with your photography, what inspires and motivates you - to shoot and why.
We give you tools to develop and understand your style. Vicki Stanwycks is with you every step of the way for three whole days helping you understand your relationship with your camera and how to capture your images with a new awareness. And... the best part is -> New Orleans is your backdrop, with all it's color, culture, and flavor. What could be more fun than to experience New Orleans with your camera?

"Best workshop I have ever taken. Vicki went above and beyond my expectations. She provided excellent, personalized instruction, based on a customized workshop design. She also shared a LOT of great insights based on helping me to assess my own style, taking me out to shoot in the kinds of locations suited to my needs, and then providing interactive coaching and feedback. As a result of taking her workshop, I am going to become a much better photographer. Even before the course was done, I had already made significant improvements. I highly recommend her services." -Darren Olson, June 25th

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Beginning Photography Classes, Workshops and Coaching

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Workshops, Classes & Coaching | Weekdays & Weekends - Individuals & Small Groups

Beginning Photography

Beginners | Classes & Workshops 2020

Beginners Photography Workshops. You love photography and want  do more than just shoot pictures from your phone. Do you want to understand photography rather than simply put your camera in Automatic or Program mode? We teach you the various functions and tools that go into digital photography.

Cameras, composition, computers and software are all the functioning elements that make up digital photography in 2014.  The computer - Better known as the Digital Darkroom are touched upon...We have Workshops and individual classes.

Our classes are 2 - 3 hours long and workshops can be half days or Full days.  We offer 1 to 3 classes per segment and 1 and two day workshops or more depending on what you want to work on.

"I took a one on one class with Ms. Vicki, and it was absolutely amazing. She was such a nice person and made me feel extremely comfortable. In the few days I was there, she taught me a lot and made me more confident with capturing photographs. I am hoping to take more classes with her in the future to further my love for photography. I would definitely recommend her to anyone I know that it is interested in photography. Thank you Ms. Vicki!"  -Tyniesha Williams

"If you want to get a good working knowledge of your camera these classes or workshops are for you!"


Beginners Photography Coaching Available | 2020

Beginning Photography Coaching... Vicki Stanwycks, your Photography Coach, will evaluate where you are now with your photography, and make suggestions based on where you are now and your photography goals. If you want to get better at photography, there are several coaching options available for you.  Photography coaching is a great way to start shooting right away!

"I attended Vicki's photography workshop for beginners earlier this year, and it was an excellent experience. Looking forward to attending more!" --James Fanguy 


Intermediate Photography  2020 | Coaching, Classes & Workshops

Intermediate Photography Workshops and Classes. The purpose of these classes is to exercise an intermediate shooter to understand light, color and the direct relationships and effects each have in the creation of images.

Enhance your technique and abilities to compose and shoot faster.  Composition and the computer - Better known as the Digital Darkroom...We have Workshops and individual classes. Our classes are 2 - 3 hours long and workshops can be half days or Full days.  We offer 1 to 3 classes per segment and 1 and two day workshops or more depending on what you want to work on.

"If you take pretty good photos in Program Mode & other functions, but want more out of photography."


* On Going means we offer programs all the time -  During the Week and Weekends... scheduling depends on your schedule and our studio's assignments... Take a look around and you will find something you like!

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New Orleans Style Photography Workshops

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New Orleans Style Photography Workshops

New Orleans Photography Workshops |  2020


The French Quarter, The Garden District, Uptown and Midtown...

One, Two or Three Day Workshops, Your Choice...


In this Workshop we spend the whole weekend dedicated to creating images of New Orleans. New Orleans is filled with color, Sights and Sounds, like no other place in the country. We have a class to begin and then venture off to see and feel as much of New Orleans as we can get in our time together.

Vicki Stanwycks is with you every step of the way working with you to create beautiful images and see the landscape and it's people.  We Explore the French Quarter, Grave Yards, New Orleans Architecture, Fishing Areas, Local People, etc. if you want to see New Orleans and Capture the local color and flair of it's people, sights and flavor this workshop is for you....    

We have been doing workshops for more than 8 years. Vicki Stanwycks has been a commercial photographer for more than 23 years, shooting commercial advertising, aerial, models, industrial, corporate, events - people, places and things.

Vicki also owned a Gallery on Magazine Street for a few years knowing quite well how to create all kinds of images for commercial use and for fine art. She has traveled extensively all over the United States and Europe, for commercial assignments and personally. Since 2010 she has also become a life coach and incorporates that into her classes and workshops to help you bring out the best in your images. She offers workshops and classes for individuals and small groups.


New Orleans Street Photography  |  2020

Journalism in the Streets...

We offer Workshops for Shooting wherever you go in the streets of your destination. There is an art to Street Photography and the people who populate urban locations, cities, and foreign places. We go over gear, safety, light, preparation, travel, color, black and white, some computer imaging and learning how to understand your inner photographer.  Vicki Stanwycks personally coaches and works with you in the classroom and on Location to create using the techniques learned in this class.


New Orleans Night Photography Workshop | 2020

New Orleans really comes alive at night. See the sights and sounds of the French Quarter, the Marigny, Local color, talent, music, musicians, neon lights, brass bands and the beautiful architecture as seen only in New Orleans at night.  Learn to capture the mood and feeling in New Orleans and use the workshop instruction for future travel. Shooting JPEG and Raw, Creating High Depth images by incorporating various techniques. Very Informative and lots of fun. You must have some understanding of the basics.

 


Urban New Orleans Workshops |  2020

In this Workshop we spend the whole weekend dedicated to creating images of New Orleans. New Orleans is filled with color, Sights and Sounds, like no other place in the country. We have a class to begin and then venture off to see and feel as much of New Orleans as we can get in our time together. Vicki Stanwycks is with you every step of the way working with you to create beautiful images and see the landscape and it's people.  We Explore the French Quarter, Grave Yards, New Orleans Architecture, Fishing Areas, Local People, etc. if you want to see New Orleans and Capture the local color and flair of it's people, sights and flavor this workshop is for you....    


New Orleans Art Photography Workshops |  2018

Creating Artistic images and capturing your style - Creating your own art is much more than pressing the shutter of your camera or cell phone. The creative process involves several factors that make the difference between a nice picture and a thought provoking mindful image - an artful photographic image.... Attendees should bring to these classes/workshops their camera and gear, laptop and software that they use for their Photographs.

Please bring at least 100 of our favorite images to date. If you don't have software we can make recommendation's. We will have classes, shooting at various locations, computer lab, assignments and critiques. We will create images together based on your classes and discovery.

Be prepared to talk about various subjects as realized through your creative process.


Bayou Photography Workshops | 2020

We travel into the Louisiana Bayous with an experienced guide and his boat... This is quite the adventure... we motor off into the Bayous where our guide brings us to the prime Bayou Areas, showing Cypress Knees, Hanging Moss Trees, Gators, Swamps, Louisiana Nature, and it's various animals and Birds. We visit fishing areas... Old Grave Yards and see some of the locals discussing the catch of the day... Vicki Stanwycks assists and teaches how to create images of the New Orleans Bayou Landscape, Gators, Hanging Moss Cypress Trees, People, Graveyards and the Cajun Landscape.

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Very Popular Photography Workshops

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The Camera, Art and Workflow, Your Style....


 Unblocking and Recreating the Artist Within | 2020

 

Lifecoaching Sessions, Photography, Discussions and recreating the artist within for 2016
Being creative for self satisfaction, feeling good, and even excited about what you want to accomplish takes motivation and a clear mind. If your mind is jumbled and your life is crazy the creative process can be tainted, you can feel negatively challenged, hence making the creative process seem like climbing a huge mountain.

The creative process is different for everyone. This workshop is focused on you, figuring our what makes you come alive creatively, like you once were or perhaps simply different so you can find the creatively that has somehow gotten locked away and why. These Artists workshops have been a good place to start to get you seeing and feeling your creative self once again. If you are struggling this could be just what you need.

Attendees should bring to these classes/workshops their camera and gear, laptop and software that they use for their Photographs. Please bring at least 100 of your latest images so we can look at where you are now. There will be life coaching sessions, discussions, writing exercises, shooting at various locations, possible computer processes demonstrations. We will create images together based on your discovery and coaching sessions. Be prepared to talk about various subjects as realized through the creative process.

Travel Photography Workshop Weekend  |  2020

Travel photography is fun and can be approached as exciting and artful... Surely it's exciting to travel and explore... Photography gear needs to be effective and accomplish image capture while visiting unfamiliar territory. There are language barriers with foreigner's, safety issues and inherent photographic challenges. Going to the local camera store it not so readily available and having what you need is paramount... and then the airlines come into play and how to travel effectively with your gear. Call us today to see if we have an ongoing workshop at this time or we can work with you individually to help you find your inner photographer... Our primary focus is to get you to be the best you can be with what you have while traveling.


Photographing People  |   2020

We offer Workshops for Shooting People groups and Model Coaching for the aspiring model from a photographers point of view. As photographer's we create images for the aspiring model and know what looks good and doesn't. We also offer one on one model mentoring to better assist and create a better understanding of the industry. Vicki Stanwycks personally coaches and works with you to help you create your image, portfolio, comp cards and self promotional materials.

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Understanding  Exposure, Color & Light Photography Workshop

On - Location Photography, Working with Exposure, Color & Light

In order to create an image, we need light... We cover the basics of light and how to see, measure and track the light. This workshop is for the natural light enthusiast who respects and loves the landscape and realizes that light has many aspects from exposure and color to capture.  This workshop brings your photography to the Next Level, better images. Knowing light and how to manipulate, see and track the light will make all the difference to your images. Anyone can shoot a picture, it's what we do with the light that makes all the difference to the quality of the image.


Photography Workflow and Digital Processing

In order to create an image, we need light... We cover the basics of light and how to see, measure and track the light. This workshop is for the natural light enthusiast who respects and loves the landscape and realizes that light has many aspects from exposure and color to capture.  This workshop brings your photography to the Next Level, better images. Knowing light and how to manipulate, see and track the light will make all the difference to your images. Anyone can shoot a picture, it's what we do with the light that makes all the difference to the quality of the image.

“Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.”

-Benjamin Franklin

New Orleans is a Photographers Dream...

So many things to see and do... You better have your camera!

Uptown, Downtown, the French Quarter, Music, Sights and Attractions...
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The Color of New Orleans

New Orleans Photography Workshop's, Classes & Coaching

We travel all around New Orleans seeing the sights and sounds of the famous French Quarter, Uptown, Downtown, etc. seeing all the noted sites that are publicized and written about.

We Offer Other Photography Adventures....

Phone:  504.899.9394

New Orleans Photography Workshops & Classes

The French Quarter, the Bayou, Uptown, Downtown... Mardi Gras?

Where to go first?

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Images From Our Workshops...

Photograph New Orleans with Stanwycks Photography

Different Workshops to choose from that will excite you about New Orleans for sure...

And your guides will show you where and how!

New Orleans Photography Workshops

Choosing a day Workshop or a weekend Workshop we travel into the Vintage parts of  New Orleans and the Urban Areas showing you historic architecture, places of interest, and where the locals go.  


We gather for a brief class to get an idea of where you are photographically, and then begin our journey.  Vicki Stanwycks assists and teaches how to create images of the New Orleans Landscape, Architecture, Color,  People, Graveyards and everything New Orleans.   You will see first hand New Orleans.

We travel around New Orleans seeing the sights and sounds of the famous French Quarter, Uptown, Downtown, etc. seeing all the noted places that are publicized and written about. We start off with a photography class, and take you to various locations to start shooting, using what you have learned on your won and whit us to create wonderful images of New Orleans.  

See New Orleans With Your Photography Coach & guide

See New Orleans privately and away from most of the crowds - permitting, with an experienced Photographer/Instructor.  This is quite a New Orleans  Adventure... We start in the morning and shoot till later in the afternoon with a break for lunch.

For Beginners, Intermediate and seasoned shooters...

  • Are you coming to New Orleans for a vacation or a convention?
  • Spend a day visiting the Louisiana Bayous.
  • Day or Weekend Workshops

Call us today to see if we have a private workshop within your schedule.  We can work with you individually to help you find your inner photographer, who can make images anywhere and fast.

**Keep in mind what you should bring is what you would travel with traditionally. When traveling I like to keep things as simple and light as possible to keep fatigue at a minimum.

What to Bring...

New Orleans Photography Workshop

In General...

Attendees must be able to stand and walk around. Attendees responsible for their own gear and carrying it. Some shots require walking and moving in larger areas.

  • Attendees should bring their camera gear and bag
  • Lenses - A good walk around lens
  • Extra Camera Batteries
  • Extra SD (film) Cards
  • Tripod or Monopod Optional
  • Snacks if you want to
  • We will have Water, Fruit & Chips
  • Weekend Workshop goers should have their laptop to download images, and for Image Critiques and Discussions
  • Money as Needed
  • Meals are Not Included

Appropriate Clothes to Consider

Comfort and Safety Important Considerations...

Seasonal vs Workshop Type

Clothes

  • Longer Pants - Shorts not recommended
  • Closed Toed Footwear - No Sandals
  • Hats if Sensitive to the Sun
  • Weather appropriate Clothing - Summer vs Winter
  • We will have a class, discussions, demonstrations

"A Day, A Weekend, or a Few Days in New Orleans, Shooting Great Colorful Photographs, Can be quite the Adventure..."

"A New Orleans Adventure"

Depending on what Workshop(s) you choose for the Great city of New Orleans you will capture some great images of "The big Easy!" New Orleans, Uptown to Downtown, Mid City, and the Bayou are all so colorful and filled with History. 
This is what we call,  "A New Orleans Adventure..." We start early in the morning and work till later in the afternoon with a break for lunch close to wherever we are. We can also shoot well into the night creating artful Night Photogrpahy Images...

Vicki Stanwycks, Your New Orleans Photo Coach

Vicki Stanwycks assists and coaches you how to create more compelling images of the New Orleans Landscapes including Architecture, People, Graveyards and the mapped out places of Interest. 
If you have wondered about the different places and sights of New Orleans, and wish to photograph it,  wonder no more and let Stanwycks Photography show you! Take this workshop.  You will see first hand for yourself, New Orleans...

One, Two, Even 4 days of shooting around New Orleans

We also offer a two day trip and a 4 day trip. With these two options you will learn and really get a taste of New Orleans. The Weekend New Orleans Adventure Adventure is a very popular trip. There are several options available so you pick what you are most interested in.

And for those wanting 4 days of shooting we go all around New Orleans Uptown, Downtown, French Quarter and the off into the swamps as well.  please inquire.

Where have you been?

Where have you been in your life? Do you wish you had taken better photographs of those places? When you think of taking photographs what do you think about? What have you done with the photographs you have already created? Have you made prints, made a web site? A book? You know, you can self publish your own book or many books.  Photography  brings one to many places both in your minds eye and in the actual photograph.
Why do we pick up a camera in the first place? Somehow in our minds eye it gives us a level of excitement and thoughts of what we can do and where we can go. As humans we want to explore. It's just not enough anymore to explore without technology, be it our I-Phones or with our cameras. Now more than ever before people are photographing everything and are the historians of there lives. So why not do it well.
You bought that camera and the lenses to create better images. You want to go explore and make pictures, see life, and all the color and action life gives. Well... if you are not sure how to use that shiny new camera you need to call us so you can learn. The sooner you start, will mean the sooner you can start shooting - getting good with what you have, and start showing your journey. why not do it well... Classes and Workshops are the way to go. Call us and we can help you!
 
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General Information

Full Day Photography Workshops

Subject Dependent New Orleans Full Day Workshop
  • Geared toward Creating Beautiful Location Imagery
  • Professional Photographer and offer instuction and Guidance
  • One On One - Workshops or Small Groups
  • Camera Instruction as we Travel to locations
  • Including Photo Coaching while Location Shooting

2 Day or Weekend Workshops

Flexible Attractions & Availablitly
  • Professional Photographer/Instructor to guide you and work with you as you shoot
  • New Orleans Workshops 2 days or More
  • Workshop Flexibility
  • Photo Coaching While Shooting
  • Various Locations to Photograph

Classes, Coaching or Workshops, we love to help our clients make better Photographs.

Whatever you choose when working with us we want to help you be better with your camera and how you use it. We believe in starting form the basics as a foundation. One can read many books on photography and until you have someone standing there with you and telling you why it is or isn't working, you won't get it as quickly as you may think. Besides all that we make your experience with us fun and memorable as we shoot in your desired locations. Whether on the Gulf coast or in New Orleans we make it interesting and your images will be a direct result.

Images From The Bayou...

Bayou Photography Workshop

We travel into the Louisiana Bayous with an experienced guide (who is also a captain) and his boat. This is quite the adventure... We start early in the morning and work till later in the afternoon with a break for lunch in a Cajun village area.

We Offer Other Photography Adventures....

Phone:  228.220.4833

Call Stanwycks Photography today at 228.220.4833

We are happy to discuss what kind of photography you want to work on. We can come up with ideas and suggestions that could be great just for you!

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Contact Info

For work inquiries:
neworleansphoto@aol.com

Phone Mississippi Studio
t: 228.220.4833 Gulf Coast Studio

Phone New Orleans Studio
t: 504.899.9394 New Orleans Studio

Phone National
t: 888.526.8299

About Us

New Orleans Photo - Stanwycks Photography has been shooting for more than 23 years in New Orleans, Louisiana and all over the Gulf Coast and Nationally. Give us a call today so we can discuss your project(s). Please look through our pages and hope you enjoy our images. Thank you... -Vicki Stanwycks

Contact Us

Bay St Louis Photo of Mississippi - Stanwycks Photography Studio Address 1506 Nicholson Ave., Waveland, MS 39576 504.899.93 neworleansphoto@aol.com
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