What About You

A monthly feature highlighting insightful local businesses who are helping Maine move forward in 2021!

Ben Wheeler Photography

January 2022 Featured Business

Wheeler Jan2022Ben Wheeler Photography is a name to remember. 2022 begins a new year of hope for joyful moments, family gatherings and the anticipation of some kind of normalcy. A chance to safely gather for those all too rare moments, we celebrate life’s passages and adventures.

Ben Wheeler Photography is celebrating 10 years of capturing these extraordinary moments as lifelong keepsakes to treasure with family and friends.

Ben is a slender-built, whirlwind of creative energy! His genuine enjoyment of his craft and easy-going personality creates excitement for the adventure ahead. He is a man who lives “in the moment”.

Ben has the ability to quickly gain his client’s trust, reassuring them that he is there to capture the joy of the day. Any day is a day to celebrate life’s blessings in his book. He is a natural behind the camera. A shoot with Ben is like enjoying a cup of tea with a friend and having a warm conversation.

Wheeler3 Jan2022Photography is a complicated business. Weddings are a large part of his business. Photographing weddings not only involves preparedness before the wedding day. Ben usually spends approximately 9 hours on site and about 20 hours of editing after. The couple receives a “sneak peek the night of their wedding, but the completed package includes up to a thousand images. Ben offers several wedding packages. Go to https://benwheelerphotography.com/services/weddinginvestment.

Ben’s idyllic photos speak for themselves. He travels across the country to meet his clients needs. Colorado, North Carolina, or anywhere throughout New England may be on his weekend agenda. His wife Heidi says Ben wakes up brighteyed and excited on his wedding shoot days, ready to share in a couple’s “greatest day of their lives!” Ben Wheeler Photography offers many other photo services as well. He does senior photos as well as family portraits, engagements, product photos, events,real estate, institutional and pet photography. If you are looking to remember a memorable time, person, place or event, Ben can capture the emotion that is only there for that fleeting moment.

Local schools like Colby and Thomas College regularly hire Ben to complement their photography staff. He shoots social events on campus and throughout the community.

Ben follows all the COVID protocols providing a safe environmental space to work.

Ben is lucky to be a stay at home dad, too, focusing his time raising his young family. Heidi and Ben support each other’s schedule to provide cohesive parenting to meet everyone’s needs.

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Wheeler2 Jan2022“What About Maine?” has had the opportunity to work with Ben on many assignments. He has ridden in a boat to photograph a dock on Cobbosseecontee Lake for our June 2021 cover, traveled to highlight a commercial site or help us out with our 10th year Anniversary issue. He is a phone call away. 

If you are looking for an opportunity to create family treasures or document an event, business or product call Ben Wheeler Photography and experience the joy. 

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“What About Maine?” and Ben Wheeler Photography are thrilled to giving away a free family portrait session! One winner will enjoy one of Ben’s base family portrait sessions. The winner will contact Ben to arrange a complimentary 25-minute family session, including 25 images. See entry details below. 

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