Dave Huntsman, Master Photographer, Photographic Craftsman,

Fellow American Society of Photographers

Dave Huntsman

Dave’s love of photography is visible in every image he creates. Clients are treated to the inner peace that is evoked every time their images are viewed and enjoyed.

His photography has been exhibited at Disney’s Epcot Center and proudly displayed and cherished by the many families he has photographed.

Mr. Huntsman was inducted as a Fellow in the American Society of Photographers at the PPA International Convention, Imaging USA, January 2012. In February 2006, Dave was honored by Kodak with the “Gallery Elite Award”. His photograph “Winter in the Bluegrass ” was selected as the “Best Gallery Award Image in the World”. He has been honored for "Best of Show" in KY in 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 1996, 1995, 1991 & 1990, and has been named "Photographer of the Year" 6 of the last 8 years, in 2009, 2008, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 1995, & 1991. His images have been chosen many times for top honors in photographic competitions around the United States. Mr. Huntsman’s artistic, creative and technical abilities have earned him the distinction of being the first of only two photographers to receive the Kodak Gallery Award in all four categories in a single year. He has earned 21 Kodak Gallery Awards during his photographic career.

Mr. Huntsman is a Past President of the Kentucky Professional Photography Association and the Woodford County Chamber of Commerce. He has been honored with the Professional Photographers of America "National Award" and the Kentucky Professional Photographers Association "Kentucky Award", these awards are presented for service to the profession of photography.

Dave is a sought after lecturer on the subject of Portrait Photography and Adobe Photoshop. He is also an Affiliated International Photographic Jury Chairman who has judged at the local, state, regional and international level. Dave went to Seoul, Korea in 2008 to serve as a juror for the Professional Photographers of Korea, judging the Pacific Rim Regional Competition. These opportunities allow Mr. Huntsman to evaluate and enjoy some of best images from the top image makers around the world. Dave has incorporated many ideas from these images into his unique style of photography.

In his leisure time, Dave enjoys boating, being around the water, scuba diving and finished 4th in AHRMA GP200 Roadrace Series in 2007. He and his wife, Lucie, also enjoy social ballroom dancing. They are the proud grandparents of two incredible grandchildren. His life experiences and many hobbies and interests over the years give him an interesting and unique perspective of the world and the many beauties it holds.


Huntsman Photography • Versailles KY 40383 • 859-873-6901
e-mail: dahuntsman@gmail.com

All images © 2012 Huntsman Photography