, based in Melbourne Australia and Beverly Hills California USA, is widely regarded as one of the top five best wedding photographers in the world. With the flair of a fashion designer and the ingenuity of an architect, his style can be described where vintage glamour meets contemporary fashion. Renowned for his creativity, his natural love and empathy for people creates powerful visual story telling.
Jerry has been photographing professionally for over 20 years, owned his own business for over 15 years and taught professionally all over the world for over 12 years. Jerry is a rarity in the industry where his natural photographic talent is only matched by his business acumen and his ability to teach and inspire others. His educational website the Ice Society has set the standard for online learning and his various other educational products have inspired photographers from all over the world.
Ghionis was named in the first ever list of Top Ten Wedding Photographers in the World by American Photo magazine. He won the WPPI (Wedding & Portrait Photographers International) Wedding Album of the Year for eight times among his long list of accolades and WPPI included Jerry in their Top Five Wedding Photographers in the World. Jerry was also named as the 2011 Australian Wedding Photographer of the Year by the AIPP (Australian Institute of Professional Photography). For four years in a row Jerry has achieved the PPA (Professional Photographers of America) Diamond Level Photographer of the Year Award. In 2011 Jerry was named by PDN magazine as one of the top photography workshop instructors in the world.