BUILD Magazine names Alan Blakely the Best Architecture and Interiors Photographer in the USA for 2022.

BUILD Magazine readers name Alan Blakely the Best Architecture and Interior Design Photographer – USA for the third straight year.

West Coast USA Prestige Awards names Alan Blakely the Architectural Photographer of the Year

The West Coast USA Prestige Awards names Alan Blakely the Architectural Photographer of the Year.

Alan Blakely named the Global 100 Winner as Best Architecture and Interior Design Photographer in the USA for 2022.

The Global 100 Awards names Alan Blakely the Best Architecture and Interior Design Photographer – USA for the third year.

Alan Blakely named Interior Photographer of the Year by CoporateLiveWire Global Awards for 2021/22

CorporateLiveWire Global Awards names Alan Blakely Interior Photographer of the Year 2021/22.

Alan specializes in jaw-dropping architecture photography, stylish and sophisticated interior photography and captivating and insightful aerial photography. Alan is joined on assignments by his wife Colelyn who brings her skills as a set stylist and project coordinator to your photoshoot.

Alan's work appears in most major architecture and interior design publications (Architect Magazine, Archdaily, Architectural Record, Architectural Review, Architectural Digest, Veranda, Dwell, Robb Report, Love Happens, Metal Architecture, Utah Style & Design, Western Home Journal, etc.).

Alan is recognized as one of the top architectural photographers at work today, with a career that spans three decades. He is the founder of The Association of Independent Architectural Photographers™, Real Estate Photographers of America & International™ and Aerial Drone Photographers of America™.

Alan is also the creator and host of A Photographer's Life™. A YouTube and Podcast Channel featuring panel discussions and individual interviews with America's premier architectural photographers.  Alan also maintains regional offices in Los Angeles, Salt Lake City, Houston, Chicago and New York City.

Discover for yourself why Alan Blakely is one of America's most sought after professional architectural photographers. Alan and Colelyn are based in Salt Lake City, Utah and are available for assignments throughout the United States, Canada.  Read more about Alan Blakely Architectural Photography in this feature from BUILD Magazine.

Alan is represented by Pixsy for image licensing, image rights management and copyright enforcement.

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Stein Eriksen Residences project in Park City, Utah photographed by architecture photographer Alan Blakely.

"Stein Eriksen's model (home) won the prestigious Gold Nugget Award this past week. Thank you for the fabulous photographs!

Marinel Robinson - VP of Planning & Construction at Discovery Land Company.

Private Residence in Houston, Texas photographed by architecture photographer Alan Blakely.

"Terrific photos as always! Thank you Alan!"

Phaedra Brown - Photo Editor, The New York Times.

Office project in San Diego, California photographed by architecture photographer Alan Blakely.

"Alan, these photographs are stunning! I am so excited for you to photograph our other projects." 

Stephanie Lim - Marketing Director, Regent Properties.

Office interior photographed by architecture photographer Alan Blakely.

"We've used Alan for formal photography of our office buildings and have found his results to be extraordinary. His images display a crispness and vitality that seems to nearly lift off the page."

Bruce Bingham - Partner, Hamilton Partners

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