Bobby Carlsen

Danville, VA
Bobby Carlsen Photography
PPA member since 2006

Bobby Carlsen

Cr.Photog., CPP

Bobby is an international award-winning photographic artist who specializes in designing original works of art that represent his clients with emotion and honesty. Bobby opened his Danville, VA studio in 2005 and it has quickly become the area's premier photography studio. The Bobby Carlsen Photography studio is widely known not only for its excellent customer service, but also for Bobby's cutting-edge imagery that captures the essence of his subjects. His studio fosters an environment where clients become friends; this connection he makes with his subjects is evident throughout his work and has become a large part of his signature style.

In addition to running his studio full-time, Bobby is a popular speaker and travels to speak to other professional photographers around the region. He is actively involved in several professional organizations, including the Virginia Professional Photographers' Association, the Professional Photographers of North Carolina, the Professional Photographers of America, and is an area coordinator for the non-profit organization Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep.

A winner of honors and awards at professional photographic competitions, Bobby has earned the distinction of Certified Professional Photographer and holds the Photographic Craftsman degree from the Professional Photographers of America. He also holds an M.A. in Experimental Psychology from East Carolina University, and a Ph.D. in Psychological Sciences from Virginia Tech."

Photography courses by Bobby Carlsen