About - artinspired

Marilen Crump is a photographer, photo educator and mentor based out of Yorktown, Virginia. Marilen's work has appeared in a number of publications and professional marketing materials for corporations and businesses. Marilen Crump is a PPA photographer and has been operating ARTINSPIRED since 2000. She specializes in high quality photographic services ranging from Portraiture, Commercial Work and Events. Her portrait work has been noted as "pure, honest, classic, beautiful and mantle worthy."

ArtInspired is privileged to work with select clients during the year and caps sessions and events, so booking early is pertinent if you are seeking to use our services. Some clients have been repeat patrons for over 10 years. Marilen also runs the (VAPC) Virginia Photography Classes program which is a division of ArtInspired.

Most of Marilen's work uses natural light and she loves shooting on location in the many beautiful venues in Virginia. Her private studio is located in the gorgeous Kiln Creek Golf Course and Resort. All bookings are by appointment only by contacting Marilen at 757-768-9033 or email artinspiredme@gmail.com

Education: Bachelor of Arts (Self Designed Interdisciplinary Arts Degree) - Sweet Briar College [2000]

NYIP - New York Institute of Photography [2003]


Notable clients:

J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College, Regent University, W.M. Jordan Construction Company, ABNB Federal Credit Union, Peninsula Community Theatre, Uptown Talent Agency, Independent Insurance Agents of Virginia, Williamsburg Hospitality House, The VA Real Estate Group - Long and Foster, Williamsburg Neighbors Magazine (Cover Photos), Earl Energy, The Health Journal Magazine, The Farley Center and Williamsburg Place, and more upon request.