Startups have relied on John Geiger to grow their new brands through effective professional images, and Fortune 100 companies have looked to him as their go-to photographer since before the dawn of the digital age.
Certified by Adobe as a Photoshop Master, in 2018 John was retained by Amazon to lend his expertise to their complex, in-house, image creation, and asset management system. This has given him insight and expertise on the standards required for Amazon e-commerce.
In addition, John has extensive experience working on projects for top-end consumer goods such as Disney, McDonald’s, Burger King, and Microsoft among many others.
Along with 20+ years of experience at Geiger Inc., John serves as CEO of Capital Images, a 360˚ product photography, and digital imaging studio, ensuring the company delivers the most strategically on-point images for clients engaging in e-commerce.
I have had the great fortune of being in business for over 2 decades and every day is a different story. My career has allowed me to share experiences with people and go places I never imagined.
What types of shoots have you done and how did you make them special?
The types of shoots I’ve done professionally range from food and drink, models and fashion, to studio product photography. I make them special from the 2 decades of experience I bring to the table.
Awards, honors, and recognitions received
In high school, I was a semi-finalist in State for B&W photography in 1988. However, the biggest honor came in 2002, when the city of Chicago awarded creative director Rob Janoff and myself for our PSA on the importance of voting.
A fun fact about this photographer
When I was growing up in the ’90s, not only was I a bike messenger in downtown Chicago delivering packages to skyscrapers, but I was also in an independent rock band and played in front of a crowd of more than 3000 people.