Jessica graduated from the prestigious Ohio Institute of Photography and Technology in Dayton, Ohio. Upon graduation, Jessica was awarded with the High GPA Award, Outstanding Graduate Award and Outstanding Portfolio Awards. She also received the Gallery Elite Award.

Since graduating, Jessica’s print case was honored with a 1st place ribbon for portrait photography by the Kentucky Professional Photographers Association. In 2009, Jessica won the Mid-East States People’s Choice Award, a Judge’s Choice Award, two blue ribbon merits, two Court of Honor Awards and two Award of Achievements.

Jessica is the owner of Jessica Edwards Photography, located in Lamar, Missouri. To see her work and follow the blog, visit