Advertising photography for Nevada and California

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Timothy Miley
Meet the Creative Principal

Creative advertising and editorial photography

Timothy Miley, principal of Miley Studios, is an advertising and editorial photographer and video director based in Reno and Lake Tahoe.

He and his team at Miley Studios create vibrant and creative imagery that ignites the soul. His photography has been widely published in print and digital formats. With over a decade of experience, Timothy has worked on dozens of commercial photoshoots for businesses of all sizes, from nonprofits to large corporations.

Timothy has deep knowledge and technical expertise in photography, commercial production planning, composition, and lighting and loves sharing his understanding with his clients.

Timothy is always fully invested in his client’s vision and goes above and beyond to present added-value options and resources to make the creative assets more flexible and valuable.

Types of photography Miley Studios offers:

  • Creative Advertising Photography
  • Photography for Businesses
  • Professional Editorial Headshots
  • Architectural Photography
  • Product Photography
  • Aerial Drone Photography
  • Creative Post-Production & Retouching
Downtown Reno aerial drone photography
Northern Nevada Home Base. Have Camera. Will Travel.

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End-to-end focus

The journey from creative ideation to post-production

We offer consulting services to help you develop standout new ideas and create a plan that aligns with your advertising goals. During production, we optimize your photo assets to ensure they are adaptable and can be used across multiple campaigns.

We handle the entire production process, from location scouting to acquiring talent and models, and ensure that all safety and commercial insurance requirements are met.

As your all-inclusive partner, we care for every aspect of your production, allowing you to focus on other priorities. Our attention to detail and commitment to producing high-quality, unique photography sets us apart.

At the end of the day, our goal is to provide you with ownable professional photography that stands out and delivers results.

How we work

Clear & timely communication

We ensure that our communication is clear and timely, and we are always available to answer any questions about the project, the process, or anything else you may need clarification on. Our goal is to communicate thoroughly to ensure everyone is on the same page and that the project runs smoothly.

Quality & Attention to Detail

Production expertise

We offer a comprehensive range of services, from talent management to logistics to retouching, to ensure your photo shoot is a seamless and enjoyable experience. With years of experience and hundreds of successful photo shoots, we know what it takes to run flawless and high-spirited production.

We’re lighting experts who can professionally light any subject using various techniques, from key lighting to accent lighting, to capture the perfect look and mood for your project.

We’ll work collaboratively with you to review and approve images in real-time on a color-calibrated monitor, ensuring that we’ve achieved the intended vision and nailed that perfect composition.

While we pride ourselves on our professionalism and attention to detail, the process should be fun and enjoyable for everyone involved. So, we strive to ensure that everyone on set is having a good time while we work to capture the perfect shot.

Behind the scenes of a commercial photoshoot
Creative advertising photography
Under promise, Over deliver

Expectations: Exceeded

We recognize that the field of photography can be crowded, and it’s easy to feel like photographers are a dime a dozen. However, we differentiate ourselves by consistently outperforming and over-delivering in the areas that matter most: time and quality. Our team’s expertise in the craft and unique perspective enable us to consistently deliver the highest caliber imagery to our clients in the most efficient manner possible.

We take pride in our ability to deliver exceptional quality work. Our team is committed to meeting and exceeding your expectations, and we work tirelessly to ensure that every project we undertake is completed to the highest possible standard. So when you choose Miley Studio, you can rest assured that you are working with a team that is passionate about their craft and dedicated to delivering exceptional results.

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Digital Branding & Creative

  • Branded Content & Video
  • Brand Positioning & Messaging
  • Visual Identity & Logos
  • Brand & Creative Collateral

& Video

  • Branded Video
  • Advertising/TV Spot Video
  • Social Videos
  • Motion Design


  • Advertising Photography
  • Photography for Businesses
  • Editorial Portrait Headshots
  • Product Photography


  • Responsive Web Design
  • ADA Accessible Web Design
  • E-Commerce Web Design
  • Landing Pages & Microsites