Images do not deserve descriptions, only interpretations. Lynsey Weatherspoon

Lynsey is a commercial, portraitand editorial photographer based in both Atlanta and Birmingham. Her client base is the person next door, the startupstill in incubation, the established brand or business, and media. Capturingheritage is important to her and evident in such personal projects as portraitsof former members of the Negro Baseball League, Ronnie the shoe repairman, theGullah Geechee culture of the Sea Islands, and Birmingham’s historic Ensleyneighborhood.

Hereditorial tearsheet includes the Sierra Club’s Sierra magazine, ESPN The Undefeated, The BitterSoutherner, and Birmingham’s B-Metro magazine as well as a number of tradepublications. Commercial projects include Cox Communications, Coca-Cola,McDonald’s, Google, Blue Cross Blue Shield Alabama, and Wells Fargo.

As a portraitist, Lynsey can see where people sitting for her have come from, and where they are going.

She is alsoa public speaking instructor who enjoys helping others face their fears to makepresentations and tell their own stories. 

Clients include:

  • Alabama Power
  • Amplify 4 Good
  • AT&T
  • Atlanta Music Project
  • B-metro
  • BB&T
  • Birmingham Museum of Art
  • Birmingham Zoo
  • The Bitter Southerner
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield (Alabama)
  • Business Alabama
  • CARE
  • Coca-Cola
  • Computer History Museum
  • Cox Communications
  • Democratic National Committee
  • ESPN
  • Google
  • Gwinnett Magazine
  • Happy Black Woman
  • Harris Products
  • Hillary for America
  • In These Times
  • Jack Cooper Transports
  • Kaplan University
  • Kemp Management Solutions
  • Kennesaw State University
  • McDonald's
  • NACS Magazine
  • Negro Southern League Museum - Birmingham
  • OnDeck
  • Protective Life
  • ProSales magazine
  • REVBirmingham
  • Railroad Park
  • Sierra magazine
  • Southern Research Institute
  • Texas Lawyer
  • Tuskegee University
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • University Health Care Systems (Augusta, GA)
  • WBRC-FOX 6
  • WebMD
  • Weld for Birmingham
  • Wells Fargo
  • Woodlawn Foundation

Agencies include:

  • Bates Creative
  • BIG Communications
  • Burrell Communications
  • rbb Communications
  • THIS IS RED Agency

Lynsey is a member of American Photographic Artists (APA) and Professional Photographers of America (PPA). She also volunteers with CreativeMornings Atlanta, Women Who Code, TEDxPeachtree, and Goodie Hack.

Interviews/Press

3 Questions: APA Member Lynsey Weatherspoon

Mambu Badu feature - Lynsey Weatherspoon

Agents of Change: Photographer Lynsey Weatherspoon sharpens Birmingham's image

Birmingham's Morris Avenue is a popular place for photos

First Person Fabulous: Lynsey Weatherspoon

Women in Business {Interview with Ebony Hall of ABC 33/40 - Birmingham, Alabama}

Stepping Into Victory blog: Feature Interview with Lynsey Weatherspoon

Say Cheese! How to Take Awesome Photos for Your Blog

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