After studying broadcast journalism at Illinois State University, Michael began his career in Central Illinois creating commercials and on-air promotions for local television affiliates.
From 2008 to 2012, He worked for The Marketing Store where he created content for clients such as McDonald’s, Coca-Cola, and Southern Comfort. From there, he worked for Maddock Douglas, an innovation consulting firm, developing an internal photo/video offering. Michael left Maddock Douglas to be a creative director at FÁS Chicago where he worked primarily for Case Construction.
After relocating too Indianapolis, Michael ventured out on his own, starting Michael Durr Photo/Video, LLC. He works in partnership with PhotoPXL.com, creating video content on all things photography.
Michael says, “Throughout his career, talented friends and great mentors have surrounded me. The combination of my professional experience, personality and drive to improve has given me a unique perspective from behind the lens.”
The images showcased at Perk Up were taken on a trip Michael and his wife, Lindsay, took to Europe in the fall of 2014. If you are interested in custom sizes or canvas prints please reach out to:
Michael Durr Photography