Rachel Calandro (pictured on right in photo)
Rachel started with Layne Photography as a college intern in 2007. She has a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Louisiana State University.
Rachel is also a member of PPLA (Professional Photographers of Louisiana).
Rachel handles some of the photography duties in the studio, but her main responsibility is maintaining the digital workflow. She is our graphic designer and "Photoshop Goddess".
During the 2014 PPLA's Souther Pro Xposure event, Rachel won the National Fujifilm Masterpiece Award and Best in Louisiana for her photography submission to the print competition. This the most prestigious award that a photographer can earn for their work!
On July 28, 2015, at the 2015 Southern Pro Xposure event, she won the Best Distinguished award for the two prints that she submitted to the print competition for event.