Julie Diebolt Price, Certified Professional Photographer (CPP) Photographic Craftsman (Cr.Photog) and owner of JDP Photography, is an award-winning photographer, educator, author, and passionate traveler.
Her company’s tagline, “More than just a shot in the dark®,” gives you insight to her philosophy. Everything she does is unique. From her corporate digital photographs to her photographic journeys at home and abroad, Julie has a flair for excellence. Her corporate work with such clients as CalAtlantic Homes (formerly Standard Pacific Homes), Knobbe Martens, Irvine Ranch Water District, City of Tustin, Alvarado Smith, Farmer’s Insurance Group and BDS Marketing has received rave reviews.
An avid photographer since childhood, Julie is a favorite guest speaker, educator, and mentor for a variety of audiences, which include Professional Photographers of California, Bowers Museum, Orange Coast College, and Santiago Canyon College. Julie is the featured photography instructor at the upcoming Adult Art Camp at Camp deBenneville Pines in the San Bernardino mountains of Southern California (Summer 2017).
Award Winning Photographer
Her personal style, corporate background, cutting-edge photographic techniques, up-to-date knowledge of the industry and technology, exceptional customer service, high quality photos, and keen ability to capture a story and have fun in the process, have led to numerous industry awards over the past thirty years from Thumbtack Best of 2015 Pro Photographer, Professional Photographers of America, National Geographic Traveler Magazine, Professional Photographers of California and Orange County, the Photographer’s Forum magazine, and American Chamber of Commerce Executives, among others.
Julie holds a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration and has completed extensive course work in photography. In January 2014 she earned the Photographic Craftsman degree and in May 2015 was awarded the Certified Professional Photographer degree from Professional Photographers of America. Add in her more than 30 successful years in the corporate sector and successful leadership roles in a variety of professional photography associations and community based organizations, and you get a better picture of what Julie is all about.
Professional Photographers of California
Qualified Photographic Image Competition Judge 2012, Re-certified 2014
Architecture Photographer of the Year 2011
Fellowship Award 2010
Photojournalist Photographer of the Year 2009
Professional Photographers of America
Certified Professional Photographer 2015
Photographic Craftsman 2014
Loan Collection 2011 – Abiding Light
Showcase 2010 – Tableau at Badaling
Loan Collection 2009 – Speak No Evil