Mark Milch owner and lead photographer of Milch photography has both credentials and a unique talent in producing award winning images.
Through the eyes of his client's Mark has proven over and over that patience is a virtue in the field of photography. Although Mark prides himself with an expertise in sensitive Bar Mitzvah and wedding portraits his spontaneous candid photographs capture the true essence of emotion.
Mark has a reputation of being extremely thorough when covering an event yet non obtrusive! Mark is a true artist that takes pride in his craft yet is gentle and treats people with kindness and respect; a rare combination!
As a photographer who has delighted in photographing special children many with disabilities that would be challenging to the average photographer Mark has developed understanding beyond the scope of documentation. His photos depict personality and originality yet they always reveal the true personality of his subject.
By developing a love for people mixed with unending patience Mark is truly in a class of his own.
Photographing social events has been a 25 year journey of love. In addition Mark has found the time to join and maintain a professional status in the photographic industry.
As a member of PPA one has the opportunity to study with the very best photographers in the country. He is currently serving as an officer with PPGNY a New York based affiliate of a professional organization of photographers currently known as the most competitive and best in the country. In addition he is a member of PPSNYS the New York State organization. These organizations offer the best education in terms of betterment of skill and professionalism.
In addition Mark has obtained his degree of Certified Photographer from The Professional Photographer's of America. Certification requires that the professional photographer to submit a portfolio of his work from a single event to a panel of distinguished judges. Additional requirements are personal and credit references as well as achieve a high score on an extensive written exam.
Mark has won many awards and ribbons for his work. He is a recipient of the prestigious Alvin L. Friedman Award as well as best in shows for his prints.
In examining the work of a photographer you must examine their virtues. Your special event is seen through the eyes of a sensitive yet experienced professional.
You will enjoy your day and be delighted with an array of life long treasures.