Biography

Andrew Dorpinghaus

Andrew Dorpinghaus

Time flows steadily through its hourglass, and as a photographer I can capture that perfect moment, stealing the tiniest piece of time before it is lost. With my camera, I alter light and shadow and capture something beautiful.

Andrew Dorpinghaus has been a professional photographer for 18 years. He holds an Bachelor’s of Fine Art Photography .  He has won numerous awards with his photography, including 16 Kansas Association of Collegiate Press Awards in Magazine Photography, 5 Kansas Scholastic Press Association Awards in Yearbook Photography, and a Journalism Education Association National Write-Off Award in Color Yearbook Photography.  In the fall of 2007, he completed an internship as a media photographer for the Kansas City Chiefs.  He has been employed by the Manhattan Mercury and Emporia State University’s Marketing and Media Relations department.  He has also free-lanced for various newspapers around the state of Kansas.

Andrew’s business, Dorpinghaus Photography, can be hired for family portraits, weddings, formal and casual events, sports events, and restaurant and business marketing.  He also displays his art photography periodically in galleries.

Andrew’s prices vary based on the type of assignment as well as the labor and supplies required.  Please feel free to inquire about pricing and scheduling via e-mail or phone.  There must be at least a week’s notice before any event.  Weddings must give notice of at least two months.

Andrew is a member of numerous organizations.  They include National Association of Photoshop Professionals, Professional Photographers of America, American Society of Media Photographers, University Photographers’ Association of America, and Wedding Photographic Society.