Peter grew up in Upstate New York and at an early age was drawn to the beauty of the the Catskill Mountains. He started painting in his teens and was showing at galleries throughout the Northeast while still in High School. His drawing and paintings won dozens of local, regional and national awards.
Peter graduated from SUNY New Paltz, NY with a degree in both the fine arts and art education. During his college days his interest in photography grew and he worked as an assignment photojournalist during his college days and throughout his years as an art teacher.
He left teaching to take an exciting job with Apple Computer during the days when the Mac was first introduced to the world. His entrepreneurial spirit influenced him to leave the corporate world and start his own photography business. Shooting assignments throughout the country and abroad brought even more awards, this time for his photography. His clients include fortune 500 companies, major magazines and his stock photography work is represented by Corbis Stock, the worlds largest agency.
Weddings is what Peter is most passionate about! He photographs only a select number of weddings per year, about 25, by his own design. He takes such great care and compassion about his weddings, he wants to allow himself ample time to create the most compelling story of your wedding day.
He is an active member of many wedding photographers professional organizations and still teaches an occasional workshop.
Peter lives on Daniel Island, South Carolina and photographs weddings throughout the Charleston, Lowcountry, South Carolina areas. He also shoots a select number of destination weddings throughout the country and abroad.