FOR OVER TWO DECADES JOHN W. CORBETT HAS BEEN NEWPORT’S PHOTOGRAPHER OF CHOICE FOR PORTRAITS, CORPORATE CLIENTS, WEDDINGS, AND ALL OF THE FABULOUS EVENTS OFFERED BY THE PRESERVATION SOCIETY OF NEWPORT COUNTY. HIS WEALTH OF EXPERIENCE BEGAN WITH 8 YEARS AS A PHOTOJOURNALIST, AFTER WHICH HE OPENED A STUDIO TO EXPAND HIS SERVICES TO INCLUDE PORTRAITS, WEDDINGS, SPECIAL EVENTS, AERIAL, RESTORATION AND FINE ART PHOTOGRAPHY.

OFFERING CLIENTS A COMBINATION OF PERSONAL SERVICE AND A PASSION FOR PHOTOGRAPHY, JOHN’S CAREFUL ATTENTION TO DETAIL AND LIGHTING, A GREAT EYE FOR COMPOSITION, AND A GOOD SENSE OF HUMOR, HAVE MADE MANY HAPPY CLIENTS. IF THE CLIENT IS A CEO OF A LARGE CORPORATION, A LOCAL BUSINESS OWNER, A GRADUATING SENIOR, A WEDDING COUPLE OR A FAMILY, JOHN DELIVERS MEMORABLE AND HEARTFELT IMAGES.

HE HAS ALWAYS BELIEVED IN KEEPING ON THE CUTTING EDGE OF TECHNOLOGY IN MAKING, PROCESSING AND PRINTING HIS IMAGES. TO ENSURE THE HIGHEST QUALITY, JOHN STILL PRINTS ALL OF HIS PHOTOGRAPHS. HIS PORTFOLIO IS A HISTORY OF THE CULTURAL EVENTS OF NEWPORT, AND ESPECIALLY THOSE OF THE PRESERVATION SOCIETY OF NEWPORT COUNTY AND SALVE REGINA UNIVERSITY, TWO LONG-TIME LOCAL CLIENTS.

JOHN’S DIVERSITY OF PHOTOGRAPHIC SKILLS KEEPS HIM ALWAYS ENGAGED, FINE ART PHOTOGRAPHY IS MOST SATISFYING TO HIM. LANDSCAPES IN BLACK & WHITE AND IN COLOR OF RHODE ISLAND, MAINE, GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK, AND BIG SUR IN CALIFORNIA ARE AMONG THIS ARTISTIC SUBJECTS.

HIS TIMELESS IMAGES OF JAZZ GREATS DIZZY GILLESPIE, MILES DAVIS, RAY CHARLES, AND OTHER NEWPORT JAZZ AND FOLK FESTIVALS PERFORMERS REFLECT JOHN’S OTHER GREAT PASSION --- JAZZ. HIS HIGH-QUALITY FINE ART PRINTS AND FRAMING SERVICES ARE SOLD WORLD-WIDE.

TWICE VOTED BEST PHOTOGRAPHER BY THE READERS OF NEWPORT LIKE MAGAZINE, JOHN HAS ALSO BEEN HONORED WITH THE PRESERVATION SOCIETY OF NEWPORT COUNTY’S LAUREL AWARD IN RECOGNITION OF HIS SKILL AND INSPIRED PHOTOGRAPHY, WHICH FOR OVER 20 YEARS HAS DOCUMENTED AND PERSONIFIED THE SOCIETY FOR THE WORLD AT LARGE.