Laurie Klein is an award-winning fine art, commercial wedding and portrait photographer as well as educator. She is the author of Photographing the Female Form with Digital Infrared, and Hand Coloring Black and White Photography, a contributing writer for PPA magazine, and Rangefinder Magazine. Her work has been published in The New York Times, New York Magazine, Interior Design Magazine, House Beautiful, Ladies Home Journal, Brides Magazine, Modern Bride, Ridgefield Magazine and others. Laurie has a MFA in photography from Ohio U and BFA from RIT. She studied with Ansel Adams. Kodak, Fuji, WHCC, Digital Silver Imaging and Prismacolor have been her sponsors.
A gifted photo educator for over 30 years, Laurie teaches classes and workshops both nationally and internationally. Teaching venues include: Texas School, Santa Fe Photographic Workshops, Maine Photographic Workshops Imaging Explorations, Peter’s Valley Photographic Workshops, Western CT State University, University of Bridgeport, Naugatuck Community College, Ohio University, Phillips Academy, Naples Philharmonic Center for the Arts. WPI, PPA, PPI. (National Convention and State Conventions.) She also holds yearly mentoring programs for high school students who are interested in photography.
Laurie Klein is recognized worldwide for her photography shooting almost exclusively in the arresting infrared spectrum. Her work embodies a soft passionate style that most often depicts the feminine experience, relationships and landscapes.