Bordeaux Studio, LLC
Professional photographic services. Jerry Alt is a respected nature and portrait photographer, with works sold and published in various media and to private buyers. He brings a sense of humor and patience to his business especially when helping other budding photographers. Jerry pays attention to constantly improving his craft in other forms as well including studio and event photography. Jerry is the owner of Bordeaux Studio. Along with his partner, Annette Patko, they provide portrait, fashion, commercial, food, glamour and boudoir photography. He is on the Board of Directors of Chicago Photographic Society, a member of the Professional Photographers Association of America and the National Photographic Society.
Annette Kerstin Patko is a commercial lifestyle and portrait photographer with a love for people, food and interiors. She is the principal Photographer at Bordeaux Studio and Annette Kerstin Photography. Annette loves to tell a story with her photography. Her blend of style was developed from a combination of her artistic personality and the education she received at Columbia College in Chicago, where she received a Bachelor’s Degree in Photography after first attending the Illinois Institute of Art. She is President of the Chicago Photographic Society Board of Directors, and a board member of the Professional Photographers Association of Northern Illinois board.