Erin Manning is a professional photographer, author, educator, and media personality. Television viewers know Erin best as the digital photography expert and host of DIY Network's Telly-award-winning TV series The Whole Picture. Author of Portrait and Candid Photography, published by Wiley, and various magazine and newspaper articles, Erin specializes in lifestyle imagery for clients such as AT&T, Bank of America, and Disney, among others. While completing her degree in Studio Art/Graphic Design from Loyola Marymount University, she spent several years working as a commercial, portrait, and stock photographer, as well as working for Getty Images. Erin's clear, friendly teaching style helps people understand photography by translating technical mumbo-jumbo into everyday words.
Erin serves on the Board of Directors for the Digital Imaging Marketing Association and is a member of the American Photographic Artists, Women in Photography International, and the Los Angeles Digital Imaging Group, whose purpose is dedicated to advancing the art and science of digital imaging.
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