ABOUT ME

Paul Sivley is a seasoned, award winning professional photographer with specific expertise in business portraiture, interior and exterior architectural imagery, products, food, and travel fine art. Typical clients include remodelers, interior designers, builders, realtors, cabinet makers, painters, stagers, industrial manufacturers, medical professionals, and business owners needing a portrait or imagery of their great office space or exterior (or staff portraits) for the web or other marketing media. He has utilized his photographic skills in capturing images throughout 65 different countries.

While training and capturing photographic images over the past 25 years, Paul worked for a major energy corporation, served as Mayor of San Carlos, CA, and worked on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee in the U.S. Congress. As you might imagine given this background, he’s a fun person to work with. He has a B.A. in Political Science from Utah State University and a M.A. in International Relations from Johns Hopkins, as well as having utilized a yearlong scholarship at the Arts Academy University. He has also received scholarships from Nikon and the National Press Photographers Association, as well as two grants from the Regional Arts and Culture Council in Oregon.

Paul is a member of the Homebuilders Association. In the past, he volunteered as Chair of the Tualatin Planning Commission, the Clackamas County Budget Committee and the Tualatin Budget Committee. He also served on the Tualatin Chamber of Commerce Executive Board of Directors. Finally, a personal passion is his service as Vice-Chair of the Portland-Mutare, Zimbabwe Sister City Association. That organization has raised about $150,000 in the past ten years to support education and health initiatives in eastern Zimbabwe (africaaidsresponse.org).

You can see Paul’s architectural, product and portrait imagery at www.facebook.com/paulsivleyphotography and www.paulsivley.com and http://www.houzz.com/Paul-Sivley. Check out what clients have said about him on Yelp, Angie’s List and Linkedin. Call Paul at 503 502 3385 learn about the difference his use of studio lighting can make in putting you and your business in the best light!