Robert Westrich

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Above: Taken from his Raptor series, print, 60.5 x 42.25″

Rob Westrich Jr. is a professional photographer of 30 years, and is living and working in the St. Louis area. Rob has won many awards, including best black & white photographer, and his artwork is included in the permanent collection of the Santa Barbra Museum of Art. His prints are in private collections in 23 countries around the world.

This image is a print taken from Rob’s series called Raptor, which can be purchased in book form.  In this series, Rob took a deeper look into birds of prey, and got up close and personal to take portraits of some of the worlds deadliest predators. Check out more of this series as well as his other works on his website below.

Fun Fact: Robert Westrich Sr. founded Westrich Photography in 1947. Westrich Sr. has photographed six US Presidents, governors, judges, senators, clergy from arch-bishops to rabbis, and tens of thousands of weddings.

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