About the Photographer

Shawn Sweeny, Owner and Chief Photographer, has been professionally taking portraits for over twenty years. He has taught photography at Pennsylvania State University, California State University and Pittsburgh Art Institute. He has also spoken at professional conferences in New York and Pennsylvania. In addition, he gives interactive presentations to aspiring students at Westminster College and George Junior High School on professional photography.

Shawn sat on the Board of Governors for the Professional Photographers of PA, and is on the Board for the Chamber of Commerce in Grove City. As an active Board Member for the Chamber and an active Rotorian, he volunteers time and professional expertise within his community quite often.

Shawn Sweeny was presented with the Professional Photographers Service Award, given to a person who helps other photographers through professional organizations.  He has won the region's "Best of the Best" Reader's Award for Photography, and also the highly esteemed "Silver Spruce Award" for contributing and investing in Grove City's future.