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    MICHAEL MOWBRAY: PHOTOGRAPHER, TEACHIFIER, PHOTO EVANGELIST -- Michael is a noted speedlight expert and the best-selling author of flash photography books Shoot to Thrill and The Speedlight Studo. These are available on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, iBooks, and wherever fine books are sold.
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Awards News

While it is definitely most important that brides dig my Walkabout style, it’s pretty nice when competition judges like it and reward it, too.  In the recent bloodbath that was the Wisconsin PPA Affiliated competition (I saw some “Superior” category prints get 78s), my prints held their own, and one in particular brought me some nice crystal hardware (it’s so pretty!).  Sundown Serenity snapped up the Kodak Gallery and the Fuji Masterpiece in the wedding category. A Little Slice of Purity snagged an Outstanding Artistic Quality.  My total print case score also landed me a spot as one of the Top 10 Photographers in Wisconsin.  On to nationals and hopefully some spots in the Loan Collection (fingers crossed).

Sundown Serenity © Michael Mowbray

Sundown Serenity

Walkabout examples

Here’s a short video that shows recent wedding images I created on “walkabout”.