Paul D. Van Hoy II

Paul D. Van Hoy II is a Rochester commercial photographer specializing in editorial portraiture, documentary photography, lifestyle photography, food & beverage photography, product photography, architectural, travel and stock photography.

Van Hoy holds a BFA in Photojournalism from the University of Southern Indiana and his Masters of Fine Art in Photography from the Rochester Institute of Technology. His fine art and photojournalism has been featured in PDN, CMYK, Camera Arts, Digital Photo Pro, Creative Quarterly, and Professional Photographer and Rangefinder Magazine.

His editorial photography has been published in Forbes, Fortune 500, Eating Well, Popular Science, Time, The New Yorker, Better Homes and Gardens, Men's Health, Field & Stream, and Saveur, Southern Living , and Food & Wine Magazine.

 In 2007 Van Hoy earned the accolade of Microsoft’s “Photographer of the Year”. That year he also earned the same recognition from Creative Quarterly Magazine. In 2015 he was named one of the top 25 wedding photographers in the US.

For all inquiries please contact our booking department at:

One Pleasant St. Suite 605 Rochester, NY 14604

phone: 585-469-9558


Van Hoy maintains a current passport and is available for commissions world wide.


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