Rick McKee

Rick grew up in the Carolinas and studied art at the College of Charleston. His career as a professional photographer began in Washington, DC and has been working nationally and internationally for over a decade. His passion for photography is expressed through his innate creativity and his drive to create spectacular visions with the highest level of professionalism. He has had the pleasure of creating portraits for such personalities as James Carvel, Sandi Berger and former vice president Al Gore. He has photographed national advertisement materials for companies like Wyndham, Hilton, Westlaw and Boy Scouts of America. Some of his recent projects include a cookbook for the famed southern restaurant Magnolia’s, a restaurant documentary book Cypress, Southern Biscuits, Farmers Market Cookbook, Grandeur Preserved, Putting UP, and Putting Up More, Mastering the art of Southern Cooking James Beard Winner) and Double Dinners. His editorial work has appeared in such publications as The Washingtonian, First Magazine, Charleston Magazine, NWC, Kiawah Legends and Coastal Living to name a few. Assignments have taken him around the country and into the White House, photographing President Obama. He utilizes classic films and cutting edge digital technology to create his works based on his client’s needs and wants. 843.720.4264 Rick Lives in Charleston, South Carolina