Welcome to Bordeaux Studio! We are located at 1703 Darrow Avenue, Unit 2, Evanston, Illinois 60201
Bordeaux Studio has two principal Photographers Annette Kerstin Patko and Jerry Alt who both have a great love and passion for Photography.
Jerry Alt is a serious nature photographer, with works sold and published in various media and to private buyers. but brings a sense of humor and patience to his business especially when helping other budding photographers. Jerry pays attention to constantly improving his craft in other forms as well including portrait and event photography. Jerry is the owner of Bordeaux Studio, located at the corner of Church and Darrow in Evanston. Along with his partner, Annette Patko, they provide portrait, fashion, commercial, food, glamour and boudoir photography. He is on the Board of Directors of Chicago Photographic Society, and a member of various nature and photography related organizations
Annette Kerstin Patko is a commercial Lifestyle and Portrait Photographer with a love for People, Food and Interiors. She is the principal Photographer at Bordeaux Studio and Annette Kerstin Photography. Annette loves to tell a story with her photography. Her blend of style was developed from a combination of her artistic personality, and the education she received at Columbia College in Chicago where she received a Bachelor’s Degree in Photography and the Illinois Institute of Art. She continues to shoot new projects in her free time when she is not spending time with her son, entertaining friends or doing charity work. She also have the privilege to be part of the Chicago Photographic Society Board of Directors.