Businesses hire us to create compelling visuals that tell their stories and humanize their brands. We blend world-class photography and video production expertise with easygoing professionalism and a sincere passion for serving our customers.
Customer testimonials, live streaming, product demos, commercials, branding and training videos for social media, web and TV
Corporate portraits, headshots, lifestyle photography, editorial portraiture, documentary and event photography
Raised in the studio, Patrick Barlow is an expert producer who offers steadfast guidance for even the most complex productions. From marketing and training videos to television commercials, industrial videos and social media explainers, his lifelong production experience is incredibly rare and immensely valuable.
As the head of a full-service production team, Patrick effortlessly guides clients throughout the entire process from concept to completion. This includes everything from script writing to location scouting, booking talent to selecting the ideal equipment and crew. It’s all the producer’s responsibility and Patrick is one of the most experienced producers in St. Louis.
Our focus is editorial, advertising and corporate photography with an emphasis on the portraits that create personal connections between brands and their customers.
In our St. Louis studio and on location throughout the midwest, chief photographer Bill Sawalich brings boundless enthusiasm and creative know-how to every assignment—whether it’s a big-budget agency shoot or a low-key corporate portrait session. Through his extensive experience photographing everywhere from factory floors to Fortune 500 C-suites he has the expertise to efficiently lead high-profile productions for the most demanding clients.
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“I have had the pleasure of working with Barlow a number of times over the past decade and the professionalism and attention to detail is truly second to none. From concept to final edit I could not be more proud of the stories we were able to tell both visually and creatively.”
“We have worked with Bill for many years and on many different projects. He has worked with us on lifestyle photography for our new website, formal portraits for our staff, and helps us maintain a consistent look for all of our photography needs. Bill always has a way of making our staff feel at ease and has become an integral piece of our marketing plan.”
“The photos look GREAT!!! Thanks for the hard work. Our marketing director is also very impressed by the quality. You’re not the first photographer to come to GW and take photos, but the first to impress EVERYONE. Thanks again for everything.”
“I have had the pleasure of working with Barlow on every video and photography project my business has ever done over the last 30 years. Their work, including my latest project, has always been A+. Their work is always on time, on budget, and they deliver highest quality productions. I highly recommend Barlow.”
“Quality, professionalism, thorough and efficient—this is what you can expect when you work with Barlow. Having worked with Patrick and his staff for the last seven years, I have come to expect the best video product at a reasonable price.”