Kira Derryberry

Getting Hired for YOU

About Speaker

Kira Derryberry is a Tallahassee based photographer focused on Family and Commercial portraiture. Kira has spent the last 13 years of her career photographing hundreds of clients all over the southeast as well as sharing her knowledge with thousands of photographers across the country.

Kira is a proud member of Professional Photographers of America and has earned Master Photographer, Master Craftsman and Certified Professional Photographer, is an approved judge for PPA’s Merit Image Review, and as of March 1, 2023 serves as PPA’s President.

Kira is also co-host of the Get Your Shoot Together Photography Podcast alongside fellow photographer and friend Mary Fisk-Taylor. She’s a Tether Tools Pro, Molight Pro, and WHCC Speaker. When not slinging a camera or volunteering for her favorite photography organizations, Kira is a wife and a mom who publicly loves karaoke jams and bad science fiction.


What you'll learn

The photography market gets more and more saturated everyday. Kira Derryberry is going to teach you how to stop being everything to everyone and start standing out as the photographer clients should go to get the specific thing they need.

Kira has spent 13 years in the industry trying to stand out, and now she shoots how she wants, when she wants, for the price she wants and she wants to share actionable takeaways to get others there too – and even faster than she did.