Brenda Manookin is an award-winning photographer and filmmaker based in the western United States.
With more than 10 years of photographic and visual media experience, Brenda thrives on helping businesses look their best by creating a cohesive image and brand. Much of her work is stylized, editorial, and occasionally quirky. She excels in conceptual thinking and turning those concepts into reality. In addition, she has covered a variety of subjects from health conditions in Afghanistan to Hurricane Katrina and beyond. Her work has been seen in numerous exhibitions and publications throughout the United States and Canada, including Digital Photo Pro, The Daily Herald, MSN.com, Current TV, Pacific Coast Business Times, and Ventana Monthly, as well as multiple film festivals.
Brenda is a graduate of Brooks Institute with a degree in Visual Journalism, and has received awards from College Photographer of the Year and the Society of Professional Journalists. In 2007, she was a Barnstorm XX attendee at the prestigious Eddie Adams Workshop.
She currently lives in Utah and is available worldwide for commissioned work of any genre.
The Daily Herald
Afghanistan Dental Relief Project
Digital Photo Pro
Chabad of Oxnard
Bellevue Massage School
Northwest Center for Photography
Heart Spring Health
Irene’s Sweet Shoppe
Canon/Pro Photo Supply
Global Humanitarian Photojournalists
Portland Business Journal