ABOUT

Dean Evan Francis is the photographer for a diverse base of clientele ranging from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies & renowned brands. View Clients

In 1990, Dean photographed his collegiate portfolio & graduated with a fine arts concentration from Penn. Dean was accepted into the undergraduate program for fine arts at Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University. Dean majored in industrial design with supporting coursework in color theory, perspective, art history, drawing, painting & sculpting. View Photographs

Dean’s first works were published in 2000 by Oxford University Press in The Art of Teaching Art, a higher education book of instruction for teaching the foundations of art by Prof. D. Rockman. Dean’s works included three compositional studies, line work & perspective drawings. View Book

Dean’s first gallery exhibits & showings began at Monroe Street Artists Group where his paintings & sculptures were installed & available for purchase. Additional works followed at the South Bend Museum of Art, Penn, Kendall, Memorial Hospital of South Bend, Michiana Hematology & Oncology, etc. Visit South Bend Museum of Art

Dean’s first sales included drawings for marketing & advertising a boutique clothier’s brand & design line.

Since 2008, Dean’s commercial photography draws from a combination of academic instruction, professional training & unique world experience. View Studios

Today, Dean’s contemporary photography is created for exhibitions, collections, galleries & museums, evolving organically while showcasing expansive & highly complex visual themes.

Education

Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University • University of Notre Dame • University of Maryland • Texas A&M University • South Bend Museum of Art • U.S. Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force & Army • National Sheriff’s Association • Indiana Law Enforcement Academy • American Prosecutor’s Research Institute • U.S. Department of Justice • U.S. President’s Council • U.S. Secret Service • U.S. Marshals • FBI, DEA, ATF, ICE & DHS

Service

Dean also served in the U.S. Naval Administration, U.S. Naval Security Forces & U.S. Law Enforcement as a sheriff’s deputy, police officer, field training officer, detective, investigator, forensic interviewer, crime scene technician & photographer.

Clients

Hotels & Resorts • Hilton Hotels & Resorts • Marriott International Hotels & Resorts • InterContinental Hotels Group & Resorts • Holiday Inn Express & Suites Hotels • Garden Inn by Hilton • Residence Inn by Marriott • Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott • Staybridge Suites & Hotels by IHG • Candlewood Suites & Hotels by IHG • Choice Hotels International • Quality Inn & Suites by Choice Hotels • Today’s Hotelier Magazine • AAHOA Hotel Association

Auto, RV & Marine • Patrick Industries • North American Forest Products • Frontline Manufacturing • North American Moulding • Parkland Plastics • Indiana Marine Products • Charleston • Aluminum Metals Company • Premier Concepts • Gravure Ink • Foremost Fabricators • Millennium Paint • Carrera Custom Painting • Dockbox.com • Precision Painting • Adorn • Nickell Moulding Company • LS Manufacturing • Sigma Wire International • Mishawaka Sheet Metal

Musicians & Bands • Marshmello • DJ R1ck One • (Black Eyed Peas) • Alien Ant Farm • Saliva • Tantric • Brit Floyd • NGHTMRE • Saving Able • Pierce Fulton • Trapt • Rumors of Fleetwood Mac • KRNE • 12 Stones • High Gravity • Acoustic Gravity

Developers & Builders • Pacific Hospitality Group • Ireland Hospitality • Notre Dame Hospitality • JSK Development • Mark Scott Homes • Plaza Hospitality • SB Hospitality • Jai Shree Krishna • JJ Hospitality • Granger Hospitality • NJ Hospitality • JSK Hospitality

Entertainment & Promotions • CMP Entertainment Liverpool UK • Wings Event Center • South Bend Mishawaka Visitors Guide • Willowbrook Equestrian Center • VisitSouthBend.com • Brit Floyd Concert Tours 2016-18 • Setting Sun Stables • Make America Rock Concert Tour

Designers, Artists & Craftsman • Great Lakes by Design Magazine • The Studio Design Center • Mercury Mosaics & Tile • Impress Jewelry Creations • MTM Design Group • Johnny’s Custom Furniture • BH Electronics • Gustafson Lighting • West Side Furniture • Cana Cabinetry • AIA Countertops • Middlebury Hardwood Products • Custom Woodturnings • Ayr Custom Cabinetry

Architectural & Real Estate • Lowe’s Home Improvement • Berkshire Hathaway • RE/MAX • Prudential • Coldwell Banker • Wiechert Realtors • NAI Global Worldwide • Cressy & Everett Real Estate • Cressy Commercial Real Estate • Century 21 • Keller Williams Realty • Verrado Realty • Zillow • Trulia • Redfin • Realtor.com

Businesses & Restaurants • Betterway Products • Southhold LLC • Seago & Seago CPA • Praxis Group • Visit South Bend Mishawaka • Moreno’s Grill & Bar • Jaga LLC • Quest Audio Video • Patrick Distribution • Easy Street Inn • Interior Components Plus

Donated Photography • Bashor Children’s Home • Elkhart Youth Services Bureau • Running with Spoons • Swiss Valley Ski & Snowboard Area • Melting Mann Bike Races • Heart Smart Events

© 2020 Photographer Dean Evan Francis