Wedding Photography by Keith Munyan
Keith Munyan’s work has appeared in and on the covers of magazines across the world, film and television promotions, album packaging, books, billboards, and calendars. For eighteen years before he became a photographer, Munyan was a very successful model. He was appeared in numerous commercial and editorial campaigns, featured on billboards for Bud Light, Diet Coke, did countless commercials, walked the runway for major designers and did fashion editorial print work. While working on the other side of the lens with some of the best photographers of that time, such as Herb Ritts , Keith learned a great deal on how to capture the best moment on film and present the subject to it’s best advantage. Keith uses his modeling experience to create great photographs, capturing some of the biggest celebrities on film. His client list reads like an all-star cast with celebrities like Jessica Simpson, Taylor Lautner, Cindy Crawford, Demi Lovato, Miley Cyrus, Lynda Carter, Eva LaRue, Kelly Clarkston, Ed Quinn, Lindsay Lohan, ,Billy Dee Williams, Richard Roundtree, David Archuleta, Victoria Justice, Harry Shum, Kat Graham, Hilary Clinton, Carmen Electra, Raven Simone, and Hilary Duff.
Because of his experience from working in front of the camera, Keith knows how to work with his clients and get them to relax and enjoy the process. He truly enjoys working with people and wants the session to be fun, collaborative and filled with good energy. From his prior work, he has the insight to show his subjects true talent and character in creating a compelling photograph.
Dean Keefer's photography career spans 24 years. It was a natural expansion of his artistic career as a painter. Dean currently resides in Palm Springs where he continues to photograph, paint, and create through interior design of many local mid-century and modern homes. Although born and raised on a cattle ranch in Montana, Dean knew in his youth he would make California home.
Through photography Dean enjoys portraying fantasy and guiding his subjects to capture their true personality (essence). He welcomes the challenge of clients who are uncomfortable being photographed. His Aries determination results in a beautiful finished product, allowing his subjects to move forward with newfound confidence. This is reflected in one of his favorite sayings "makeup by MAC or MacIntosh."
Dean's black and white images have been featured in books, calendars, greeting cards and posters. He's created numerous covers and advertisements for a wide variety of local, national & international publications.
He is currently creating a book highlighting the extensive collection of angels and crosses he's photographed through world travel.