Grace Ormonde Wedding Expert & Contributor

Duke Photography


Pasadena, California

As an international wedding photographer for over seventeen years, Duke Khodaverdian has been combining technical expertise, innovation, and fine art, to create images that have set trends and surpassed the standards of traditional wedding photography. Duke’s constantly evolving, inventive style is a product of extensive experience in editorial fashion photography and the ability to capture the priceless, fleeting moments of a wedding day.

Duke’s keen understanding of lighting and composition, along with a calculated, photojournalistic approach have set his images apart. He takes a hands-on approach that exhibits expertise, leadership, and passion for his craft.

Beyond artistic vision and technical mastery, Duke believes that the relationship between clients and their chosen photographer is essential. As a photojournalist, he takes great pride in having the honor and responsibility of capturing some of the most intimate and important moments of a couple’s new life together. He practices a balance of discretion, guidance, and quick-thinking to ensure a positive, memorable experience and incredible photos a couple will cherish forever.

Duke is fully invested in every couple’s special day and takes the time to build an excellent rapport with each client and their families. Through the years, he has built long-lasting friendships that have extended well beyond the wedding day.

With the support of a talented team of photographers and production artists, Duke has become a recognized and celebrated name in the industry.

Duke Photography has earned countless accolades and features in leading print and online publications, including Grace Ormonde Wedding Style, Style Me Pretty, Strictly Weddings, People Magazine, Inside Weddings, and The Knot.

Phone: 626.744.9695