Ara discovered his love of photography when he received his first camera at the age of eight. For him, capturing original and unique images has grown into an overwhelming appreciation of photography as an art. Through the camera lens Ara’s care, skill and visionsry prowess at capturing timeless, resounding beauty is exemplified within each image he takes. Ara studied at PCC and GCC in southern California, where he was able to fine-tune his already blossoming skills. His love and passion for photography eventually allowed for him to establish himself professionally in 1994. It was at this time when Ara embarked on a new chapter in his life as a special event and wedding photographer. With an unyielding passion for photography, Ara prides himself on exceeding the status quo and continuously challenges himself to excel further in the art of photojournalism. In his pursuits, he uses the latest in digital equipment to ensure only the very best results. Also, as a mean of keeping current within his profession, Ara proudly maintains memberships with wedalert.com, weddingwire.com, wppi.com, ppa.com, afwpi.com and premierbride.com


In an industry saturated with great photographers, Ara stands out amongst others with his endearing character and professionalism. His patience, temperament and understanding enable him to work constructively within any scenario while maintaining his extraordinarily high standards. Also, his experience and skill in preserving relations with his clients and their needs has established him as an exceptional entrepreneur and team player. Ara personalizes everything he touches and tailors the end product to the wishes of each and every client. When booked, he personally attends and is the lead photographer for your event. For all of your photography needs allow Ara to provide the level of quality and service you deserve when capturing all of your priceless moments for a lifetime of treasured memories.