Lucas Fladzinski is a professional photographer specializing in architectural, aerial and editorial assignments throughout the US and abroad. His diverse portfolio has been featured in several books and numerous blogs and magazines. 

Recent publications include Dwell, Apple Computers, California Home + Design and the San Francisco Chronicle. In 2004, Lucas received a Master of Fine Arts degree from the University of California, Davis and in 2001 he earned a BFA degree from Western Michigan University. 

With over 120 clients, more than 600 commissions and 30 major publications since 2005, Lucas has built a reputation among the architectural and design community as their choice for photographic assignments in the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond. 

Lucas Fladzinski, MFA



Ten Almaden, San Jose, California 2017. Clients KBS Realty Advisors and Cushman and Wakefield



  • Professional interior and exterior architectural photography of large and small spaces
  • Morning, day and evening exteriors in optimal lighting conditions
  • Lux commercial real-estate photography
  • Aerial photography
  • Lifestyle and corporate identity photography
  • Timelapse photography
  • Video property tours
  • High-end Photoshop retouching
  • Art direction, soft staging and talent direction


  • Editorial: home & trade publications
  • Advertising campaigns
  • Architectural firms
  • Commercial real-estate
  • Property management
  • Interior design 
  • Hospitality: restaurant, hotel, medical
  • Construction & Engineering 
  • Industrial & Manufacturing
  • Travel
  • Military, Space & Energy
  • Infrastructure


  • For interiors, I use a variety of studio strobes along with natural light to produce elegant lighting conditions contemporary to most magazine and advertising campaigns
  • For exteriors, I manually combine numerous layers of exposures in optimal lighting conditions resulting in richly, dynamic photographs 
  • For retouching, I employ 20+ years of Photoshop experience creating seamless composites with natural yet dramatic results. I do not outsource any component of my services so all retouching is completed in house 
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