Erin Manning is a professional photographer, author, and educator. Television viewers know Erin best as the digital photography expert and host of DIY Network's Telly Award-winning TV series The Whole Picture. She is also author of Portrait and Candid Photography, and Make Money With Your Digital Photography published by John Wiley & Sons. Erin's clear, friendly teaching style helps people understand photography by translating technical mumbo-jumbo into everyday words.
Whether in front of the camera or behind it, photography has always been a part of Erin's life and synthesizes her experience and education in art, technology, and entertainment. She specializes in lifestyle imagery for clients such as AT&T, Bank of America, Disney, various lifestyle magazines, healthcare organizations and individuals. Erin spent several years honing her craft by working as a commercial, portrait, and stock photographer, as well as working for Getty Images, and completing a degree in Studio Art/Graphic Design from Loyola Marymount University.
Erin serves on the Board of Directors for the Digital Imaging Marketing Association and is a member of the American Photographic
Artists, Women in Photography International and the Los Angeles Digital Imaging Group, whose purpose is dedicated to advancing the art and science of digital imaging.