Erin Manning is a professional photographer, author, educator, and media personality. Television viewers know Erin best as the photography expert and host of DIY Network’s Telly Award-winning TV series The Whole Picture. In addition to creating and hosting the syndicated Digital Photography 101 video series, she is the author of two photography books with Wiley and multiple online courses with Lynda.com/LinkedIn Learning. From her line of educational photo-lighting products to lectures and workshops at sea, she inspires her audience with creative ways to capture and share their stories.
Erin spent several years working as a commercial, portrait, and stock photographer, as well as completing a degree in Studio Art/Graphic Design from Loyola Marymount University. She is passionate about helping people understand photography, social media, and technology and is known for her clear, friendly teaching style.