Mike Ossola … A Photographer on the rise…
Mike Ossola is a portrait, wedding, and commercial photographer based in St. Petersburg, FL. A passion for photography and the drive to succeed have fueled his growth since starting his own company in 2008. Known for his creativity and attention to detail, Mike’s images are undoubtedly one-of-a-kind; evoking emotion and curiosity.
Mike jumped into the world of photography during his college career at the University of Central Florida, where he majored in Radio & Television Production. Beginning as nothing more than a creative outlet, it soon developed into something bigger and better; a sense of purpose. Mike found his passion in life. This is what he was born to do.
Shortly after graduating, Mike chose to start his own company and pursue photography full-time. A streak of luck and perfect timing allowed him the incredible opportunity to begin working with two amazing photographers. For the next six months Mike worked as location lighting assistant to editorial and commercial photographer Bob Croslin. He also partnered with Thompson Studios of Tampa as a photo re-toucher and second photographer. The knowledge and experience he gained was invaluable.
From musicians and models to weddings and live events, it’s his creative environmental portraits that speak his name. Using his surroundings to bring a photo to life, Mike relies on his raw talent of lighting and direction to create his images. It’s this combination of Mike’s unique vision and passion for photography that sets him apart from the crowd.
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