Nick Fancher is a photographer, author, and educator who specializes in dramatic lighting, often employing the use of bold colors and experimental camera techniques. His work ranges from portrait and commercial photography to fine art. He is particularly known for his efficient method of working, which is with the use of minimal gear, often in unconventional locations.
Nick graduated from the Ohio State University with a BFA in photography in 2005. He has authored several books on his techniques, including Studio Anywhere and Chroma. His lighting workshops have taken him across the U.S. and around the world. He is an ambassador for Cactus flashes.
Nick is currently based in Columbus, Ohio with his wife Beth, and children Jack and Margot.
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Bath & Body Works
Bed Bath & Beyond
Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams
The Ohio State University
Stones Throw Records
The New York Times
Photo District News (PDN)
Pro Photographer (New Zealand)
PDN- Taste: Food Photography; runner-up; November, 2016
Rangefinder- Seeing the Light; runner-up; June, 2016
PDN- Pix: Digital Imaging; first place; November, 2010
PDN- Top Knots: Wedding Photography; runner-up; April, 2009