"A true talent delight's the possessor first " - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Under a full ride scholarship from the prestigious Art Institute,
noted to be among the finest art schools in the world.
Ted matured as a fine Art painter with numerous awards and collectors investing in his work.
To further his talents Ted was encouraged by his professors to study the classical masters in Europe.

Documenting his travels and adventurers with the medium
of photography is where his romance with photography began.
" The ability to utilize all of the principles and theories of fine art to convey a statement, express emotion, - reveal beauty in its abstraction and reality .. to freeze time and space in a instant. I was hooked. "

Ted's talents immersed him head on into a career as a photojournalist,
commercial, fashion and fine art photographer.

To his accolade his work has been published in Harper's Bazaar, Vanity Fair, Cosmopolitan, Women's Wear Daily, Italian Vogue, Family Circle,Billboard, Gig, Men's Journal, Outside, Islands Magazine, Architectural Digest, Brides and Bridal Magazine's, to name a few.

His client list are from a wide range: Advertising, Global Corporate, Global Media, Entertainment, Art, Sports, Political and the Music Industry.
And many that possesses a love for fine art wedding photography. Ted's talents have engaged him throughout Hawaii, the US mainland, and Europe.

Ted's been living in Kauai for over 21 years and has established himself as one of
Hawaii's prominent wedding photographers.
He is referred by many of Hawaii's premier resorts and wedding and event planners,
renowned not only for the excellence of his artistry
but also his professional interactive skills, wit and sense of humor.

Ted Lauder Photography Kauai Hawaii