In 1988, Emmanuel Panagiotakis, a native of Chios, Greece, moved to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and married his wife Genie a year later. In 2004, Emmanuel bought his first digital camera. He educated himself precise technique and technical proficiency by reading the manuals in his second language. Emmanuel currently spends his time traveling around the United States and around the world, bringing nature into his gallery through his lens.
Awards & Publications
• The Epson International Pano Awards
1 Silver Award, 2 Bronze Awards – 2021 – Worldwide
• Popular • Black and White Spider
2 nominations in Nature and Wildlife categories – 2018 – Worldwide
• Photography Magazine
1st place and publication – May 2007 – Worldwide
• Photo Expo West
2nd place – Nationwide
11 photos made finalist list, 5 of them placed 2nd – Worldwide
• Take Your • Best Shot book: Essential Tips and Tricks for Shooting Amazing Photos
Front cover publication and two-page spread – 2007 – Worldwide
• Be More Wild Magazine
Front cover publication
• Pittsburgh Quarterly
Publication and nomination for best photo essay, “Leading Lines” – 2019 – Local
To strive for perfection in my photography and to create a beautiful final product.
At the Emmanuel Fine Art Photography Gallery, we’ve made it our mission to provide superior product quality, customer service, and user experience to all of our visitors. We aim to prioritize:
EMMANUEL PANAGIOTAKIS, Gallery Owner/Photographer
For over 32 years, Emmanuel Panagiotakis has been constantly pushing the frontiers of fine art photography. He’s built a reputation and creating incredible art by capturing the total range of light and colors as the human eye can see. He is driven by a desire to be the best in understanding and appreciate light. To experiment with new ways of capturing and seeing the moment in his photography. His life’s mission is knowledge.
At the Emmanuel Gallery, we are dedicated to helping clients in designing their ideal space. Please contact us if you’d like to order one of Emmanuel’s prints, have questions regarding price, or have a special request. If you are in the Beaver or Pittsburgh region, you are also invited to visit the gallery in the town of Beaver during business hours. We can also take appointments outside of standard gallery hours. We’d be delighted to welcome you and answer any queries you might have.
605 3rd Street
Beaver, PA 15009
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Evenings by appointment
A Door in Mesta Village ~ Chios ~ Greece