Denise Riesen is an award-winning photographer with more than 20 years experience. Her work includes commercial/real estate photography, candid portraits, special events, and fine art photography.
Denise’s professional experience and portfolio includes the photography of museum installations, television studios, corporate sets, commercial and residential real estate, sports rallies and events. She also enjoys photographing family portraits and special lifetime events in candid and photojournalistic style.
Her artistic experience is inspired by her travels and ability to capture compelling images in non-traditional ways. She has created a variety of decorative products and gift items using her photography images, which are featured in boutique stores, galleries and tourist markets throughout the United States. Denise also enjoys collaborating with fellow artists, and customers, to develop new ideas and products.
Denise has worked as a gallery manager, photo editor, and curator for a number of exhibits in Chicago and New York City. She currently works as a freelance photographer, artist and product developer based in the Chicago area.