Being photographed by an award-winning photojournalist means being completely yourself.

Relax, enjoy your moment and feel confident.
Your pictures will look amazing when you see yourself through Kelly’s lens.  Kelly Hahn Johnson honed her instincts, image composition and photo aesthetics behind the camera for two regional newspapers, dozens of magazines, children’s books and international travel.  Her work has also been seen nationally and internationally through the Associated Press.

“As far as quality and price, no one really compared.” – Betsy

Awards include:


  • Numerous awards from the Associated Press
  • National Press Photographers Association
  • Virginia Press Association
  • Virginia News Photographers Association and Maryland/Delaware/DC Press Association
  • Landmark Photographer of the Year, The Roanoke Times

Kelly is a member of the Professional Photographers of America and the Maryland PPA, an association that represents the most discriminating talent around the world technically, creatively and visually. Her professional career began at The Frederick News-Post. Later, at The Roanoke Times, Kelly worked her way to assignment editor and then Director of Photography. She led the photography department to a record number of regional and national awards.

“She’s fun, professional, personal…” – Rob