The way I see it, my key role as a portrait artist is to create an environment where the personality, beauty and individuality of my client is expressed without reservation – and then, in that moment of vulnerability, captured for all time. - Cherie Phelps, CPP
Cherie Phelps, CPP, owner of C. Phelps Photography in Gretna NE, is a national award-winning photographer, and Nebraska’s Senior Photographer of Year-2011. Cherie’s studio specializes in senior photography and with a background in the fashion industry as a professional hair and makeup artist, fashion stylist, and fashion photographer, she brings a high-end electricity to her images. She has received several awards on a local and national level with her senior portraiture and she tirelessly works to create unique images using natural, off-camera flash, and studio lighting. She credits a handful of highly-regarded photographers that have helped her to achieve award-winning status and as a result, she loves to spill her guts- teaching other photographers how to take their images to the next level. She is the smokin’ hot wife to her husband, Chad, and they have three amazing, spunky teenagers.