Jana Marie Photography is award winning, an International Wedding, Lifestyle, Humanitarian and Travel photographer who calls Kansas City, Missouri home. Jana graduated with two Bachelor Degrees in Visual Communications and Studio Art with an emphasis in Photography. Jana has documented weddings and portraits for over 10 years, starting her business in 2009, has had the opportunity to create timeless art in over 10 states and three countries, and has been apart of the Professional Photographer Association since 2009. Jana Marie has been awarded “Bride’s Choice Award” in 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 recognizing her as part of the top 5% of wedding professionals throughout the United States and Canada. The esteemed annual awards program recognizes the top wedding professionals in the WeddingWire Network who demonstrate excellence in quality, service, responsiveness and professionalism.
Jana Marie can be found inspiring artists across the midwest as the Art Director of EA Bridal Magazine since 2012. Her work can also be seen in EA Bride, KC Weddings Magazine, Style Me Pretty, 100 Layer Cake, Middle of the Map Weddings, Wedding Chicks, Emmaline Bride, The Lovely Cupboard, The Knot-Missouri and Kansas, and international blogs such as Der Hochzeits Guide.
You can find her in her spare time enjoying newlywed bliss alongside her husband Philip (married July 20, 2014), sipping on a carmel apple spice, cuddling with their child- their baby golden doodle named Floyd, officiating Division II and high school basketball and volleyball, playing in competitive volleyball leagues, spending time with family and friends, playing the piano, singing in the shower, around the house or at church in their worship band, renovating homes or traveling the world for pleasure or missions.
Because of your incredible business with Jana Marie Photography, along side her heart for children and ministry, Jana Marie has been able to donate over $5600 to families involved in a Mexico Missions organization, Puenta De Amistad, helping build over 8 houses for families involved in their local Tijuanna churches and in need of a new home. She has also given more than $24,000 to other non profit organizations such as The Clothes Closet at Birchwood church, Compassion International, Outreach International, PAL (Police Athletic League) and First Hand Foundation, Jana is a large donor for her Community Service League and is an attendee and tither at Church of the Four Corners located in her home town, Independence.
Jana Marie recognizes that she would not be able to give in this magnitude if it wasn’t for the support and business from her clients and she thanks you for your continued relationship.
A glimpse into our very own wedding video. Grab a tissue and enjoy.