Quintessence Photographic Art, founded by award-winning photographer Gail Shoop-Lamy, blends Gail’s love of people with her unique vision and inspiration to produce exquisite portraiture and stunning wedding images.

Gail earned her certificates in Portrait and Wedding Photography and Commercial Photography and currently serves on the board of the Professional Photographers of Sacramento Valley, (PPSV). She is also a member of the Professional Photographers of America (PPA), Wedding and Portrait Photographers International (WPPI), and the Association for Wedding Professionals International (AFWPI). Believing strongly in continuing professional education, Gail regularly attends photography seminars throughout the United States to maintain her technical edge.

Gail’s meticulous attention to detail, her creativity, and her personal integrity and warm personality permeate all aspects of Q Photo Art, making your portrait session or wedding a great photography experience, from your photo shoot to your final cherished images.