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SophterLight Photography Captures It All for Their Valued Customers

By Pamela Sosnowski

SophterLight Photography has been proudly serving the Fairfield County and Greater New York City area for 25 years. The photography studio began by mainly focusing on weddings, bar mitzvahs, and corporate functions but soon discovered they were being sought out and rehired for headshots, family photos, and kids' portraits. SophterLight still provides services for all of these clients, as well as weddings, special events, architectural photography, and more.

"SophterLight Photography has been in business since 1990; we incorporated as an LLC in 2015," says the owner, Mike Thelen. "We have had great success and look forward to serving the Fairfield County and Greater New York City area for another 25 years! I started in high school when a neighbor asked me to photograph their son's bar mitzvah, ever since then I haven't put down the camera."

Thelen studied architecture in college and worked in the field for 12 years, something that has helped hone his skills for shooting real estate and buildings in addition to living subjects. Much of his professional staff has been shooting subjects from a very young age. The studio has traveled to nine countries and three continents since the 1990s, and Thelen's work as been featured in Lux magazine. The studio is a member of several industry organizations, including Wedding and Portrait Photographers International.

"We offer portrait photography which also could be called family photography, corporate events and private functions, product photography, architectural photography and headshot photography," says Thelen. "We have been sought out to photograph events ranging from birthdays to large fortune 500 corporate events."

Additional services the studio provides include real estate and interior photography, marketing photography, photo restoration, on-site photo printing, photo cards, photo scanning, and custom photo books. Attention is giving to post processing so that photographs always look their best, something that Thelen says is often overlooked by other photography businesses.

For clients seeking a fun, playful photography experience for parties and special events, the studio rents photo booth packages where guests can have a blast snapping their own pictures. The booths are ready to go within minutes and come with playful props and customizable backgrounds and frame photos for any event theme. Staff will stay on-hand during the event to prove assistance.

These photo booth packages range from "The Little Guy" for a 3-4 hour rental to the All Inclusive Package that provides all of the bells and whistles and coverage up to six hours. All photo booth packages are customizable.

How does SophterLight Photography stand out among so many photo businesses in such a saturated industry? "It's simple," says Thelen. "We provide the best service (and the) best products at the best prices. Our photographers are experts and we pass that value to our clients."

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1/10/2019

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