Since 1970, Stan Clayton has devoted himself full-time to the arts and photography. After earning a degree in Applied Arts in 1974, he began a career in portrait photography that has become a passion for him. His study of the famous artists and his continuous involvement in professional photography organizations has helped shape his portrait style to reflect the trends of the 21st Century, yet still contain a classic quality that is timeless.

Senior portraits by Stan Clayton have been awarded superior ratings and blue-ribbon for excellence in print competitions throughout Michigan and Indiana. Mr. Clayton has lectured on his approach to creative senior portraiture to Mid-Michigan Professional Photographers Association and Michiana Professional Photographers Association.

Mr. Clayton is active in the community as well, helping to promote further photographic study through his on going relationships with local schools by providing materials, services, and his expertise.

WHY SHOULD YOU CHOOSE CLASSIC PORTRAITS? You are unique with your own special interests, talents, and personal style. Your portraits are a statement about your lifestyle and your image. At Classic Portraits we aim to make your portraits uniquely YOU!

Our talented and experienced staff knows how to capture you at your best. Whether it's SENIOR PORTRAITS, a family photograph, a picture of a child, or a specia occasion, we know how to best capture the moment. Classic Portraits has new backgrounds and studio sets that aren't available anywhere else. Our 30 years of experience guarantees that we have the skills and the background to make your pictures priceless.

From traditional yearbook poses to the most casual looks, in the studio or at the location of your choice, we will custom design your portraits to reflect your style. Your portraits will look GREAT! Don't settle for less.