Joy Strotz combines her passion for photography, over a decade of modeling, experience in television production and the journey of raising three boys to bring a creative edge to her photography.
Joy received her broadcasting degree at San Francisco State University where she received the acclaimed Albert Johnson Award. At SFSU she specialized in directing live television, and was trained in cutting edge digital video editing and production. Prior to her time in San Francisco, Joy modeled in Chicago and was seen on magazine covers, in catalogs and television ads. Her experience as a model has put many clients at ease in front of the camera, giving them just enough direction to make them look like pros.
"Capturing the moment in the most creative way possible" has always been the driving force in Joy's craft. Joy has received international attention and awards for her commercial, architectural, fashion and portrait photography. She holds a Fellowship Degree from the Professional Photographers of America, and is also a member of the Professional Photographers of California, Professional Photographers of America, the National Association of Photoshop Users, and Wedding & Portrait Photographers International.