Meet the Studio 3 Images Team

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Heidi Mixon

Heidi is an avid audiobook listener and a converted dog lover with a contagious laugh. She is a natural storyteller who loves vivid and bold colors. Her enthusiasm for people has led her to believe that everyone has a uniqueness that is waiting to be expressed through photography.  She volunteers for multiple organizations including Room for Joy and NILMDTS where she can creatively give back to the community.  Heidi is a board member for the Arizona Professional Photographers Association.  In 2018, Heidi was awarded Gold photographer of the year through the professional Photographers Association of America. She also was included on Team USA to compete in the International World Photographic Cup.

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Andrew Faulds

Andrew and his daughter enjoy weekly karate sessions followed by daddy-daughter movie nights. Andrew recently earned his black belt in Karate.  He has been photographing award winning images for over 14 years and has been internationally recognized for his award winning photography including being named Photographer of the year in Arizona 3x in a row. Andrew has been a member of Team USA competing in the World Photographic Cup, A Diamond Award winner and countless others. Connecting with clients and helping them look and feel their best are his keys to success.  Andrew is a board member for the Arizona Professional Photographers Association.

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Dave Shields

Dave, a former active duty Marine and a licensed private pilot, can often be found stealing a glance to the sky when he hears an airplane overhead. Combining his attention to detail with his engaging personality allows clients to relax and really enjoy their session.  Dave is a board member for the Arizona Professional Photographers Association.  In 2018, Dave earned the prestigious honor of being named in the top 10 High Senior Portrait Category by the Professional Photographers of America.


Collective Achievements & Awards

  • Bachelor of Arts in Photography and Technology

  • Master Photographer

  • Master Craftsman

  • Certified Professional Photographers

  • International Speaker

  • A member of Team USA in the 2016 and 2018 Photographic World Cup

  • 8x International Photographer of the year from Professional Photographers of America

  • 3 images nominated for a Grand Imaging Award from the Professional Photographers of America

  • 2016, 2017 & 2018 Arizona Photographer of the Year from Arizona Professional Photographers Association

  • 2017 & 2018 1st place Open Portrait Division from Arizona Professional Photographers Association

  • 2015, 2016, 2017 & 2018 1st place Master Portrait Division from Arizona Professional Photographers Association

  • 2017 January & May Cover Photographer for Greenliving Magazine

  • 2016, 2017 & 2018 Cover Photographer for Arizona Bridal Source

  • 2016, 2017 & 2018 Top 10 Photographer of the Year from Arizona Professional Photographers Association

  • 2016 Frank Rigo Award from Arizona Professional Photographers Association


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