Michele Celentano

Canon Explorer of Light

[Day 3]
4:15PM – 6:15PM
Theme: “Get Your Group On” (Rooms 1/2)

Personal Information

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 artwork has 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 were recently featured in numerous advertisements for Canon and their new 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.

“It is my intention to create images that capture the charm and personalities of children and families in a natural and whimsical manner. I am passionate about providing an unmatched photographic experience for every client that honors me with an invitation to document the most cherished and important people and events in their lives.” –Michele


Canon Explorer of Light
Craftsmen Degree 
Accolade of Photographic Mastery