Born in 1967, Kurt O'Brien has spent most of his professional career operating commercial real estate businesses. Throughout his life, Kurt has always had an interest in photography. In 2009, this interest transformed into a passion as he began spending more and more time working on his photography skills. When he began focusing more on photography, a desire rose in him to learn from the best and utilize the best equipment to reach his creative potential.

With endless possibilites and an open mind, Kurt has enjoyed workshops with Jim Barr and Jess Lee. This summer, he hopes to attend workshops with Rodney Lough, Jr. Kurt actively works on his skills daily and will seek additional mentors in the years to come.

Kurt's focus is on fine art photography; however, he also does portraits, weddings, and other assignments. In addition, Kurt and his daughter intend to take several scuba photography adventures together.

Kurt lives in Windermere, FL where he loves to photograph the lakes, birds, and sunsets. He is an avid fly fisherman and spends a lot of time photographing his children's various activities.

  • Medium Format
  • Phase One 645 AF camera body
  • Phase One P65+ digital back
  • Lenses - ranging from 28/4.5 to 300/2.8
  • SIR
  • Cannon EOS 1D Mark IV
  • Cannon EOS 5D Mark II
  • Lenses - ranging from 24/1.4 to 500/4.0