2 N. Lake ave. suite 140
Pasadena, CA 91101
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About Us

Founded by Phillip Charis in 1954, Studio Charis represents the ultimate in formal photographic portraiture. The Studio is now privileged to work with internationally acclaimed Master Photographer Jacob Suh, who brings his own distinctive style to the Studio. Known for his work with politicians, celebrities, families, and many accomplished people, the impact and emotion of a portrait by Jacob is unmistakable.Jacob Suh began his career in California, where his passion for photography led him to the prestigious Brooks Institute of Photography to complete his studies. He has participated in international exhibitions and seminars and is the recipient of the 1995 Professional Photographers International Portrait Award. His work appears in multiple books and he is a contributing World Vision Photographer.Jacob's portraits are designed and lit to enhance and capture the essence of each individual. From large format family portraits to stunning black and white images, a portrait by Jacob continues the tradition of elegance and style that characterizes Studio Charis. 


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