Thaddius Bedford

Freelance Photographer & Videographer

Location:Traverse City, Michigan, United States
Phone: 231-590-8808
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Liquid Image, Inc. offers stunning photography and video services – in the studio, on location, underwater and around the world. Led by accomplished commercial and editorial photographer Thaddius Bedford, Liquid Image provides professional services for businesses, individuals, publications, video productions and websites. Specialties include underwater and adventure photography, commercial and editorial photography, and portraiture. Our state of the art digital darkroom, video editing facilities and extensive stock archives complement our small team of seasoned professionals. We offer a one-on-one catered experience to each client and project with the professional knowledge, equipment and versatility not found elsewhere.

Liquid Image is committed to capturing compelling images that give your project the distinction it deserves. No matter where your project leads or whatever challenges may arise, we will get the job done. We pride ourselves on capturing the essence and energy of each environment, subject or project in images that immediately tell your story. Our work has taken the Liquid Image team to: the underwater depths of the Caribbean, the jungles of Costa Rica, uncharted cenotes in the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico, and Kid’s Camp at UNEXSO on Grand Bahama Island, as well as golf courses throughout the Midwest, Great Lakes shipwrecks, corporate boardrooms, manufacturing plants, family gatherings, senior photo shoots, and many more. No project is too exotic or too small for Liquid Image to do the job – successfully and visually.

Commercial and editorial photographer Thaddius Bedford founded Liquid Image, Inc. in 1992. Thaddius’ career experience spans 17 years as a professional photographer as well 30 years as a certified diver. He is a graduate of Central Michigan University. His underwater and adventure photography has been shaped by his love of the outdoors and an insatiable desire for adventure. Thaddius has worked on studio projects and remote sites throughout North and South America.

A vast portfolio of our work can be viewed on our website at Our photography and video work have included:

Editorial Work
Outdoor Life
Advanced Diver
Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine
Great Lakes Golf
Big Game Adventure
Hunting the West
Dressage Today
Wreck Diver
Scuba Times
Skin Diver
Commercial Work
Costa Rica Luxury Rentals
Los Suenos Resort & Marina
Crystal Mountain Resort & Spa
Wolf Creek Productions
UNEXSO Underwater Explorers Society
Traverse City Convention & Visitors Bureau
Ocean Management Systems
Messiah College
The Big Fore

Documenting Historical Shipwrecks of the Great Lakes
U.S.S. Monitor Expedition with U.S. Navy and NOAA (Official Photographer, 1998)
Exploring and documenting uncharted cenotes in the Yucatan Penninsula, Mexico
Lady Elgin Expedition, Milwaukee Public Museum

High Definition Video
Messiah College
Wolf Creek Productions:
The Wild Life, Outdoor Channel
Field & Stream’s Outdoor Icons, Outdoor Channel
Hooked: Monster Fish, National Geographic Channel
Outdoor American, Outdoor Channel
Footage featured on Outdoor Channel, Men’s Channel and National Geographic Channel
Lady Elgin Expedition, Milwaukee Public Museum

Please contact Thaddius Bedford at Liquid Image, Inc. to arrange for our services, purchase stock photography and video or to receive additional information. Allow us to handle your project with the attention, experience and focus it deserves.
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