Holland Studio of Photography

Excelling in photography for over 35 years. Call and make your appointment today!

Holland Studio is a professional photography studio that has been serving Memphis and the surrounding areas for over 35 years.

Located directly across from Germantown High School, Holland Studio has a large array of backgrounds, studios, and a private outdoor portrait park to meet all your photographic needs.

Photographers and Staff

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Taylor Shappley

Taylor has been with Holland Studio for over 15 years. He grew up in Germantown and received a business degree from Harding University. He is a second generation photographer, having learned many techniques from his father, Jay. Taylor has a warm and friendly personality which makes seniors feel at ease. He is married to his wife, Sarah and has a daughter named Evie, and a dog named Ollie.

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Leigh Ann Williams

Leigh Ann Williams has worked at Holland Studio for over 20 years. She is an account rep and the head of the photography department.

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JoLaura Bell

JoLaura was born and raised in Memphis. She has been a photographer at Holland Studio since 2002 and is also an accomplished wedding photographer. She has been published in The Pink Bride and the Commercial Appeal. During the summer month she especially likes taking senior portraits since the students are so excited about their upcoming senior year. JoLaura loves taking her boxer to the dog park. She also enjoys riding bikes, traveling, and hanging out with her family and friends.

“Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.” --Galatians 6:9

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Tiffany Kiddy

Tiffany Kiddy is a portrait photographer and account representative, serving North Mississippi since 2009 and in the Memphis area since 2014, specializing in children’s photography.

She is a University of Mississippi Alumni, member of the Alpha Beta Chapter of Omega Phi Alpha Sorority and was a commissioned officer from ARMY Rebel Battalion. She has a BBA in Marketing, minors in Physics, Military Science, Mathematics, and Management. The daughter of a Desert Storm ARMY Veteran, she has also served during Operation Iraq Freedom for 8 years and has traveled the globe.

The very few times she is not behind the camera or editing at her computer, she enjoys playing with her dogs, Emerald, Dorothy and Skeeter, with her boyfriend Tommy.

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Nia Frazier

Nia is a natural born Memphian with a strong passion for photography . She specializes in weddings and captures about 30 or more a year here in Memphis, and surrounding areas. She is an account representative here at Holland.

She is a mother to 5 beautiful daughters and standing up next to them she is almost the shortest.

Nia has won 3 awards in photography at the annual Best in Black awards held by the Tri-state Defender. In her spare time, she is most likely baking, cooking or taking pictures.

“ When people ask me what equipment I use-I tell them my eyes.”

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Anne Fortwengler

Anne, head of the school days department, has worked in the photo industry for over 13 years. The majority of her time is spent working in our senior portrait department assisting students in being photographed and placing orders.

She also manages about 15 of our school and sports clients during the remainder part of the year. Anne has been married for three years to her husband, TA. Anne is an avid animal lover and enjoys spending time with family and friends.

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Sheila Ray

Having worked at Holland Studio for over 15 years, Sheila has handled a wide variety of responsibilities. Sheila handles not only senior orders, but also customer service and the accounting for the studio.

One of the things she loves about her job is being around the upcoming graduates and seeing their excitement while taking their photos. Sheila enjoys traveling, fishing, golfing and spending time with her cat.

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Bob Vawter

Bob is retired from Shelby County Schools and has 15+ years working as junior high and high school yearbook adviser. Bob has extensive experience with InDesign, Photoshop, printing and various other design areas. Bob is married and has three children, and seven grandchildren.