* 202-302-7004 * Allysia Sneed is a native of Washington, DC. She is a graduate of Hallmark Institute of Photography where she graduated in the top 10% of her class and studied under the guidance of some of the professions most talented and renowned photographers. Allysia happens to be a retired professional dancer/actor turned photographer. She was a regular cast member of the hit musical television series “FAME” which aired in the 1980’s. She is also a graduate of “The Juilliard School” where she earned a BFA degree in dance. Her experience on stage, behind and in front of the camera coupled with her photographic education has rendered Allysia Sneed an expert in posing and directing her models for the most appealing presentation of themselves before the camera. “
Allysia is quoted as saying; “I enjoy bringing forth the individual uniqueness and beauty in each of my subjects. I find it most gratifying when I witness the sheer happiness of my clients when they view their images for the first time. It’s an infinite live experience and I love it. It feels great to have contributed to their lives in such a positive manner enabling them to cherish the moments captured for the rest of their lives”.