Greenville, S.C., Wedding Photographer Earns Acceptance into the WPJA

Mykal M Photography is now one of only 13 Wedding Photojournalist Association (WPJA) members in South Carolina – and the only member based in Greenville, S.C.

Online PR News – 16-March-2010 – – Greenville, S.C. (March 15, 2010) – Mykal McEldowney, a wedding photographer and owner of Mykal M Photography, LLC, has been accepted into the Wedding Photojournalist Association (WPJA), an international, membership-based organization representing professional photographers skilled in the documentation of weddings and events in a candid, unobtrusive style.

As a WPJA member, McEldowney joins the ranks of some of the most talented wedding photojournalists in the world. According to the WPJA Web site, less than 5 percent of photographers qualify for membership. As part of the application process, McEldowney was judged on his technical, creative and visual aptitude through a thorough critique of his Web site and portfolio.

McEldowney will be held to strict membership standards regarding image quality and content, technical and creative technique, Web site and marketing professionalism, business ethics and communication. In turn, he gains prestigious affiliation with one of the industry’s top professional organizations.

“What I love most about wedding photography is capturing all of the emotions and moments that make each bride and groom’s day unique,” said Mykal McEldowney, owner of Mykal M Photography. “I’m both excited and honored to be recognized for my photojournalistic style – especially by such an esteemed organization.”

Mykal M Photography is one of only 13 listed WPJA members in South Carolina – and the only Greenville, S.C.-based member. He offers engagement and wedding photography to clients throughout South Carolina plus select destination wedding coverage on a case-by-case basis.

To learn more about Mykal M Photography, visit or e-mail

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About Mykal M Photography

Mykal McEldowney is a freelance photographer in Greenville, S.C., serving companies, brides and families throughout the Southeast. A 2007 graduate of Ohio University’s School of Visual Communication with a degree in photojournalism, Mykal has worked for both breaking news and lifestyle publications in addition to freelance shooting.

Both professional and personable, Mykal combines his award-winning skills and creativity to respond to the demands of shooting on location with creativity and versatility, while always bringing ideas and innovative solutions to any situation. With a passion for capturing every detail and emotion, he prefers to let the subjects he photographs inspire the techniques used to document them.

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