At the helm of Valen Studios is Steve Neilson, a nationally renowned photographer, energetic speaker, teacher, and father of four awesome children. From his humble beginnings as a part-time videographer in 2003, Steve has since grown his side business into a thriving full-service photography studio. As a celebrity photographer and former board member of the Chicago Photographic society, he offers professionalism and charismatic humor that not only puts his clients at ease but also makes every shoot a joy to be part of.
Valen Studios specializes in wedding & engagement photography, family & newborn portraits, professional headshots, commercial, and hot rod photography. Steve creates stunning pieces of art that tell the story of his subjects. Whether the sweeping love story of a wedding day or simply capturing a person’s essence with a single portrait, Steve crafts something special with each photo. |http://valenstudios.com