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    Phillip Lehans is an artist and photographer with a background in fine art and photojournalism. Born in Boston, he graduated from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst in 2002, and the Hallmark Institute of Photography in 2005.
    He is the author of These Hamptons and his work has been published in magazines and news papers such as The Wall Street Journal, Architectural Digest, The New York Times Style Magazine, Vanity Fair, Hamptons Magazine, Hamptons Purist, American Photo, Digital Photo Pro, Dan’s Papers, The East Hampton Star, The Sag Harbor Express, The Southampton Press, The Landmark and Worcester Magazine.
    In addition to his images appearing on the iconic Bay Street Theater poster, his work has been on display at the Massachusetts State House, the Worcester Art Museum and Guild Hall in East Hampton, NY.
    He is available for photography commission work in the Hamptons, New York, Boston and worldwide with a range of services including family portraits, weddings and events, headshots, product, real estate, sports and nearly any photographic need.
    He is also available for one-on-one camera lessons, Photoshop instruction, scanning and photo restoration and digital printing.

Hamptons Event Photography – Event Photographer

It may be April fool’s day, but this is not a joke!!! Summer basically starts next month!!!! Memorial Day is May 27th!! Yes, it IS time to panic!! April foolin’ notwithstanding, hiring a primo photographer for your event is no laughing matter. The keyword in that last sentence was, “event.” It’s not just a party, it’s something more… it’s a birthday, an anniversary, a Bar Mitzvah, Bat Mitzvah, an engagement, a wedding, a graduation, a gala, an unveiling, an opening…whatever the occasion… I don’t know, maybe your favorite uncle was just paroled… point being, it’s important, and iPhone photos won’t cut the mustard or challah! So, before all the good dates are taken, please call and let’s discuss photographing your most epic of events!!


Photo Restoration Services: Archiving Your Family History

With the advent of multiple websites helping trace your family history (and the movie Coco,), genealogy as a hobby has made a comeback!! Visiting the family plot has new meaning as you look down and can better understand how the heck you got here. In the old-timey days, photographs were a luxury and often one of a kind. Unfortunately, if not properly cared for, many of those photos may be deteriorating leaving your family tree with missing branches. Digitizing (scanning,) restoring (Photoshop,) and even printing them is worthwhile and a proactive way of archiving the family legacy for future generations. If not for your great grandchildren, do it for your great uncle Lyle.

Hamptons Real Estate Photography, Presidents’ Day 2019

Since it’s Washington’s Birthday, think of The Modern Barn by Plum Builders as a modern day Mount Vernon. Sophisticated design, luxurious materials and expert craftsmanship proves you don’t have to be the leader of the free world to live like a king. The latest issue of Hamptons Real Estate Showcase just dropped with a cover shot framed, Photoshopped and FTP’d by yours truly. If you’re a real estate agent who needs listings photographed, a homeowner trying to rent your property on Airbnb, or just need excellent photos of your home, please give me a call or drop me a line through the contact page. Summer is coming! Make your listing stand out! USA!

Worcester / Boston Wedding Photography… Hamptons Too!!

Valentine’s Day is less than a week away, which for some of you may mean you’re about to go off the market. Congratulations to you!! Your high school crush will be completely devastated, but, your soon to be partner-in-crime-for-life is in victory lap mode. Now you’ve gotta plan that wedding!!! Wedding photographers vary a lot in what they charge and what they provide and their style can range from trying to choreograph every moment to just being a fly on the wall. Depending on what you’re hoping to come away with when all is said and done, I may be a good fit for your big day. Please give a call or drop me a line through the contact page and let’s see if we’re as good a match as you and your BFFL.


Corporate Headshots: Worcester, Boston & The Hamptons

In today’s hyper-visual, social-media and image driven economy, your clients (or potential clients) like to know who they’re working with. Whether you’re a sole proprietor in need of a single headshot for marketing purposes, or your entire office needs a refresh of their staff portraits for some branding cohesion, I bring the studio to you! It’s kind of like picture day in grammar school sans the barbicide soaked combs… and no laser backgrounds either. (Sweater vests are up to you, but not recommended.) So, if you or your business needs an updated (and yes, retouched) portrait for social media, website, business cards or Linkedin profiles, please call or drop me a line through the contact page.