ME RA KOH
Artisan of Imagery™
Me Ra Koh loves cameras, kids, and parents, and spends her life bringing them together. Her work and photo recipes have been featured on The Oprah Winfrey Show, Lifetime Television, VH1, and she is proud to be the regular guest photo expert on The Nate Berkus Show on NBC. She is the author of the new bestselling book, Your Baby in Pictures. Her photo tips have been featured in The New York Times, Parenting magazine, American Baby magazine, Popular Photography and American Photo magazines, and her award winning photos have been on exhibit from New York City to San Francisco.
"The 70-200mm f/2.8 G is wonderful when
working with kids. It gives you freedom to stand
at a distance, be an observer and the capture
kids at the perfect moment."
For the last four years, her CONFIDENCE workshop (a photography workshop for women) has sold out nationwide. Me Ra is also a sought after Keynote Speaker for mommy blogging conferences, as well as photography conferences/expos. She and her husband are the producers of the award-winning, instructional DVD series "Refuse to Say Cheese" and "Beyond the Green Box".
In 2009, SONY licensed the DVD series and commissioned Me Ra to produce, Kids in Focus, an instructional DVD for parents. She is proud to be a SONY Artisan of Imagery, as well as host her annual SOAR! Scholarship for aspiring women photographers. Her additional partnership with the Nielsen Photo Group hosts a quarterly photo contest for aspiring photographers to find recognition and celebration of their work. Her blog is daily frequented by thousands of readers who are looking for inspiration and empowerment with their photography passion.
Her greatest loves are Brian and her two children, Pascaline and Blaze.