Florida based wedding and portrait photographer serving Jacksonville, Fernandina Beach, Ponte Vedra, St. Augustine, Palm Coast and Southern Georgia, specializing in contemporary wedding, engagement and solo portraiture, Florida beach weddings, and St. Augustine elopements. 

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I am a Czech by heart and a Photographer by soul.

My name is Petra and I'm a lifestyle, portrait and wedding photographer based in Jacksonville, FL. My artistic journey started more than 10 years ago with graphic design and studies in black & white portraiture. I graduated from the University of North Florida with a degree in fine arts and it was there I found intense passion for photography. From studio and location shoots to darkroom film and print development, I explored many different genres and photographic processes.

My passion for portrait photography quickly grew into a professional pursuit and I am loving every minute of it. The joy and love I see in people and the celebration filled with movement and emotion makes it easy for me to focus my attention on lifestyle and wedding photography. I also create personal fine art photography and design projects for local businesses as well as individuals.

I get inspiration from simple things in life; spontaneous moments spent with my friends, breathtaking florida sunsets and a glass of good wine, I am a visual addict, dreamer, artist, yogi, animal lover and a mom to two adorable pitbull mutts.

Please, take a moment to look around my website. If you like the romantic beauty I capture in my photographs, drop me a line. I'll be happy to meet you and chat with you, perhaps over a coffee! 

 

~Petra