Kay Eskridge

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Combining her passion for photography and her love of people, Kay Eskridge’s studio, Images by Kay & Co. has earned a sterling reputation for high-quality lifestyle portraiture. Kay and her team take great pride in not only the imagery they create but also the high level of customer service they provide. Specializing as a lifestyle portrait artist, Kay’s clientele has come to rely on her to capture images from all of life’s special events, from maternity to newborns, tots to ‘tweens’, High School Seniors to summer family vacations and even intimate images captured through the CelebrateSexy division of her studio. Her focus on relationships, creative approach to portraiture, unique perspective on customer service and clear vision about business has provided her with much success doing something she loves. Kay is a member and Past President of the Arizona Professional Photography Association, she is a PPA Certified Master, Photographic Craftsman and holds numerous awards, including the Arizona Photographer of the Year, Kodak Gallery Elite Awards, Fuji Masterpiece Awards,  Phoenix Portrait Photographer of the Year, Arizona Illustrative Photographer of the Year and the PPA National Award.


Kay's Courses

  • Marketing for Maternity, Babies and Children

    Instructors: Kay Eskridge
    Video: There’s an old saying that goes, “If Momma’s not happy, nobody’s happy.” Nothing could be truer when it comes to maternity and baby photography! That’s why, in this class, Kay Eskridge will walk you through marketing steps that make Momma a happy client and possibly a new marketing avenue. It’s all about focusing on the client’s comfort, desires and connections.
  • Portraits: Partner Marketing for Success

    Instructors: Kay Eskridge
    Video: To be successful, you don’t need to reinvent the wheel; just find a new way to use it! Instructor Kay Eskridge shows you how to do just that when it comes to marketing your portrait photography business. By the time you’re done, Kay gives you everything you need to create win-win marketing partnerships that translate into clients and sales. Just be sure to be prepared for those new clients (and Kay’s got you covered there, too)!
  • Posing for Boudoir

    Instructors: Kay Eskridge
    Video: Many women get nervous just thinking about this type of session, even though they booked it! So in this video class, Kay Eskridge explains how to make the client comfortable (physically and mentally) and what you need to know to have a successful session and create a work of art.
  • Posing for Maternity Portraits

    Instructors: Kay Eskridge
    Video: When shooting a maternity session, instructor Kay Eskridge says, “You never know what you’ll get!” You can’t prepare for everything, but she’s going to help you learn the poses, lighting and expert techniques to boost your confidence and help you get the best images possible.
  • Products & Packaging for Children & Family Clients

    Instructors: Kay Eskridge
    Video: “If you don’t show it, you can’t sell it” is the mantra that instructor Kay Eskridge instills during this video class. So watch and learn how to create and sell products that will give your children and family portrait sales a surge!
  • Successful Family and Children Portrait Sales

    Instructors: Kay Eskridge
    Webinar: Sales is a step-by-step process…but do you know which steps to take to reach those profitable end results? Kay Eskridge does. As you’ll see, selling doesn’t start at the end of the session. In fact, Kay will show you how to plant the seeds for “end purchasing options” during the first initial call and/or pre-portrait consultation.
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