Michael D. Becker
Michael D. Becker is a photographer focusing on capturing the Strength, Confidence, & Beauty of women through his unique photographic style, which can be summarized as cinematic, colorful, bold, high impact imagery designed to provoke thought and evoke emotion from the viewer. His work has appeared in dozens of fashion and beauty magazines such as Elléments Magazine, Fuse Magazine, VOLO Magazine, and Dark Beauty Magazine to name a few.
Michael lives in Bucks County, PA, but was raised in the great city of Chicago and is a loyal Cubs baseball fan - which just goes to show that he's an eternal optimist! He has an Associate of Science in Photography degree from The Art Institute of Pittsburgh and is a member of the Professional Photographers of America (PPA). He is also a Stage IV cancer survivor (click here to visit his patient blog).
In his first photo book published in 2017, Michael presents a selection of his female portrait work from 2013-2016, which transcends fashion, fine art, and fantasy genres. Some images contained within offer familiar settings or relatable subjects, while others incorporate slightly abstract, fantasy or surreal elements. The subjects include professional and aspiring models, friends, celebrities, and freelance artists interested in creating unique works of art.
He is currently president and founder of MDB Communications LLC and has over 20 years of experience as a serial entrepreneur, C-level industry executive, pharmaceutical product developer, Wall Street securities analyst and registered financial advisor. He has authored original articles on medical, financial, communications, marketing, and regulatory topics relevant to the biotechnology, pharmaceutical, and medical device industries and is widely quoted by the press.