Michele Celentano Education for Photographers Michele Celentano Education for Photographers

About Michele:


With more than 25 years of experience in photography my passion for photographing people continues to grow. Creating images of families that will out last me and be handed down for generations is what drives me to create the most beautiful portrait a family has ever had of themselves.

-Michele Celentano

From wedding photography to infants, children and family portraits Michele’s experience in the world of professional photography is extensive and she has spent more than 12 years teaching and sharing her craft with photographers throughout the world.

Michele teaches with a passion that is infectious. Her mentor Monte Zucker was a true inspiration to her and she loves teaching photography because of the gifts he left her with.

Michele was awarded her Craftsmen Degree from the Professional Photographers of America and the Accolade of Photographic Mastery from Wedding and Portrait Photographers International. Her photographs have been published in literary works such as Rangefinder, American Photographer, Shutterbug, Studio Photography as well as numerous books on the art of photography.

Michele is one of an elite group of photographers to be sought out by Canon USA to represent their company as an Explorer of Light. Only 50 photographers nationwide hold this honor. Michele and her images have been featured in numerous advertisements for Canon and their professional line of cameras. In addition to running her studio full time, Michele continues to travel internationally to teach and lecture on the subject of professional photography and imagery.


For more information about Michele Check out the links below.


Rangefinder – Michele Celentano: Babies and Brides

Canon – Michele Celentano

Shutterbug – What’s In Their Bag? A Look Inside Top Wedding Pros’ Kits

Skips Photo Network – Michele Celentano

Rangefinder – Magazine February 2007

Imaging Info: Capturing the Newness in Newborns