ABOUT

ABOUT
Mike VanderKallen is a commercial photographer, based in Grand Rapids Michigan.


Mike. . .


. . .still gets excited lighting things, creating sassy highlights and interesting shadows


. . .dislikes writing about himself in 3rd person


. . .likes his right brain more than the left


. . .once upon a time studied Art and Design at the University of Michigan


. . .honed his lighting skills in what were known as photo factories in Detroit (large commercial car studios with many talented photographers)


. . .married to Barb – wonderful, exuberant, outgoing designer who also graduated from the University of Michigan – my best friend, and partner


. . .loves spending time with family, Barb, Kara, Grant and a pack of dogs – Leo, Wallace, and Jack


. . .likes beaches, movies and vintage cars


. . .can’t imagine a job other than commercial photography


Some of our clients include. . .

Amway
Gentex
Gordon Food Service
Haworth
Herman Miller
Meijer
Nurture
Steelcase
Trendway
Turnstone
Volkswagon
Wolverine World Wide
X-Rite
Zondervan