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About April Rietze

Biography of April Rietze - Professional Photographer

April Rietze has worked as a Professional Commercial & Event Photographer for 15 years. She has been shooting for 23 years in total. Ms Rietze has photographed several hundred events, ranging from Commercial, Corporate, Private Events, and Direct to Consumer.

Ms. Rietze is a member of the Professional Photographers of America, PPA.

Her background is highly skilled in the area of directing people and events and bringing out best traits and features in people. She is top notch and highly skilled at working with individuals and groups.

Some of Ms. Rietze’s  Corporate & Event clients are Doe Anderson Advertising, Red7E Advertising, PriceWeber Advertising ,  Guthrie Mayes Public Relations, Lamar Outdoor Advertising, Blackstone Media,  Mass Production, Videobred, The J. Peterman Company,  The Cornett Group,  Meridian Advertising, Financial Strategies Group, Interactive Media Labs,, Norton Healthcare,  Brown Forman Brands, Universal Studios – Nashville Music Industry, Interactive Media Lab,  BlueStone Marketing, Live Marketing, Society for Science and the People (SSP), Intel- International Science & Engineering Fair (Intel-ISEF 3 years)

Preceding Professional Photography, April Rietze was employed as an Art Director in the Advertising Industry working on brands such as Finlandia Vodka, Bolla Wines, Korbel Champagne and many other Brown Forman products. Previous to Art Direction Rietze worked in the Fashion Industry as both Talent and Photographer.

Ms. Rietze also has a rich past in the Fashion Industry working with top talent agencies such as IMG, Next Model Management, Ford Models, and Whilemena Talent

April is also a Fine Art Photographer and is represented by several galleries both Regional and National.

Ms. Rietze is College educated with a BFA from The University of Kentucky in “Integrated Strategic Communications” with a Field of Focus in “Creative Strategy in Advertising” and also a secondary degree in “Art Studio & Photography.”

Ms. Rietze is highly adept at social skills, managerial skills, detail shooting and the direction and capture of people in photography settings. Event and Editorial Photography of people is her passion and highest skill set.

Available for travel.