My name is Kennedy Cottrell, and I am a 28 year old photographer in Chicago, IL. I graduated from the University of Arkansas school of Journalism and Strategic Media with a degree in Journalism (copywriting).
I am currently located in Chicago, IL.
I resided in Denver, CO for three years. I was able to complete many photo projects there!
I was a photographer for Meow Wolf at their location in Denver. I photographed the journey of the exhibits being constructed all the way through their finished project in August 2021.
In addition to Meow wolf, I was also a staff photographer for 303 Magazine, Do303, and Ultra 5280. 
in Chicago, I am currently a staff photographer for concord Music hall, Thalia hall, and bottom lounge. ​​​​​​​
I own and operate HVNLY Media online magazine where I am a writer and photographer. You can find us at instagram.
By day, I am a recruiter for an agency in Chicago. 
My greatest strengths are creative photography and design, and I own and operate my own freelance photography business!
I am on the media team for ESPN X Games each summer and winter. I also do various events and concerts around the US. 
I have photographed for many different artists and festivals including vans Warped tour, Pitchfork Music Festival, Riot Fest, and Pride in the park. 
I have experience in web design, social media content production and management, copywriting, product photography, and drone photo/video.​​​​​​​

I would love to work with you I am available for tour, concerts, drone work, real estate, architecture, events, weddings, headshots, and more.
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