Photo by EMILY KOPPLIN
John Sturdy is a photographer with over 10 years of professional experience behind the camera. With an eye that balances classical proficiency and contemporary aesthetics, and a uniquely diverse portfolio of freelance clients including nonprofits, national brands, contemporary musicians, and a long-running relationship with the Chicago Reader, Sturdy’s developed a reputation as one of Chicago’s more distinctive photographers.
John spends his free time exploring the US with his wife Emily. This summer they began a photographic projectdocumenting logging era shipwrecks in the great lakes. They have recently relocated to Milwaukee, WI.