About Our Staff
Wolfgang Jasper Wolfgang Jasper - Owner/Photographer
With over 30 years of experience, Wolfgang brings a unique blend of art and design to his photography.  He holds a Master of Fine Arts in Painting and Printmaking from Virginia Commonwealth University,  For many years you could find him teaching at VCU and the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts.  He is an active member of the Virginia Professional Photographers Association and the Professional Photographers of America. When he is not in the portrait studio he is in his home studio painting, drawing or sculpting.
Beth Jasper - Owner
Holding a Bachelors degree in Fine Art, Beth brings her artistic
sensibilities into the business of Wolfgang Jasper Photography.  If coming into our studio you will usually meet her during your planning and design consultation, portrait session and view and choose appointments.  She guides our clients through the entire studio portrait experience.  Like Wolfgang, Beth is also a fine artist, specializing in oil painting and charcoals.  She is adding digital art to her repertoire. She enjoys yoga, walks in the woods and spending time with her dogs, bird and bunnies.
Crystal Self - Office/Marketing Manager
A familiar face around the studio, Crystal has been with Wolfgang Jasper since 2005.  She is our full time office manager, who is now in charge of our marketing campaigns.  She is the voice of our blog, Twitter and Facebook pages.  She holds a Bachelors degree in Political Science and has hopes to start graduate school in Fall 2012.  When is is not multitasking around the studio she enjoys sewing, reading scifi and spending time at the barn with the horses.
Ann Prideaux - Assistant
We are very lucky to have this busy girl.  A student at St. Catherine's, Ann recently received her Girl Scout Gold Award.  She was also the manager of the St. Stephen’s Farmers market during the Summer and Fall.  After high school it is off to Virginia Tech.  Until then you can find her helping Wolfgang during sessions or cheerfully greeting all who enter the gallery.
Elena Hennighausen - Bookkeeper
Elena has been with us since the old days in the Plant Zero Art Center.  She is a transplant from Boston but loves Richmond! Every week she helps us crunch numbers and tends the shop in the afternoons. Elena is an accomplished cook, and has gone to the Le Cordon Bleu Paris Culinary Arts School.  In her free time she enjoys working in her community garden and going to the movies.