Malinda Hartong, Photojournalist
Malinda has over 20 years professional photography experience. Photojournalists cover everything: fires, floods, funerals, community events, youth sports, and so much more. Malinda also loves being capturing people – whether on location or in the studio!
Malinda’s images have been published all around town and around the globe, including The Times of London, The Guardian, and Marketplace.org. We offer
- Headshots full of personality in our studio or on location. For everyone from businesses to mayors to congress members, artists to entrepreneurs @TheHartongs
- Branding for corporations, entrepreneurs, artists
- Event coverage for nonprofit & business: The Dragonfly Foundation, Greater Cincinnati STEM, and many more.
- Day in the Life Photo Shoots (2, 4, or 8 hours) – make any day unforgettable.
With Emmy-award winning husband Glenn Hartong, photojournalist/video producer/cameraman and Stacy Doose, our Emmy-award winning editing parter and audio engineer extraordinaire, at ChiliDog Pictures HD Video Productions, we often combined photo coverage/portraits with single or multi-camera edited features for both web and broadcast, with credits including everyone from Heimlich Heroes to Cincinnati Childrens Hospital, University of Cincinnati Foundation, and of course The Dragonfly Foundation.
Learn more: Photo + Video Services
We both also LOVE to share the techniques they’ve learned over their careers for capturing amazing images.
Malinda has been teaching for over 10 years – simplifying pro photojournalist tricks & techniques for everyday people from teens to seniors, absolute beginners to aspiring pros, helping folks of all ages & skill levels learn how to create amazing images – THE EASY WAY.
And here’s the best kept secret – You DONT need to learn Manual Mode, or shoot in RAW if you don’t want to! Seriously! Grab your camera or phone and Let’s GO!