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Publications, Consulting, Clients, Community Involvement, Workshops & Awards

  • TBA Dec., 2017, Event photos featured in Around the Town Magazine
  • November 2017, Italian wedding blog, featured trash the dress paint shoot
  • November 2017, Large Billboard advertising for Appalachian Auto Brokers, Featured headshots of two employees
  • September 2017, PP Twin Cities, family photo featured about MN Gopher running back Shannon Brooks
  • August 2016, Smoke Signals, Big Canoe news, photo featured on Boat Regatta coverage
  • October 2016, Echo Magazine Cover, photo featured on front cover
  • October 2016, Stratton Hall, Chattanooga Venue Instagram feature of Grant wedding
  • September 2016, TXS Productions Instagram feature of Courtney Grieger, country music signing
  • June 2016, Pickens Progress Newspaper, photo featured in "Shooting the Breeze" of Tucker Green
  • March 2016, Let's Race Magazine, Emilee Riley, race car photographs
  • August 6, 2015, Pickens Progress Newspaper, Section 4A of Anna, Photo featured in “Shooting the Breeze” article
  • June 2015, Pickens Progress Newspaper, Graduation class photo of 2015 from Mountain Charter Education School
  • April 2015, North Point Ministries staff children at two campuses, Spring Photos of all classes and children 
  • August 2014, Cherokee Focus Zombiefest advertisement on website (multiple images) with Chandler Riggs
  • August 2014, Event photos used for Watermarke Church online
  • June 2014, Studio 5 Salon, Advertisement for hair salon (on car and on screen ad at Chevron station)
  • April 2014, Showcase School of Photography, Advertisement Poster & email ad photo used
  • March of 2014, Senior Style Guide Magazine, a photography magazine for high school senior photographers, with a three page article and three full page photos (national magazine)
  • March 2014, Pickens Progress Newspaper - article and photograph, March 2014- Tater Patch Theatre Event
  • 2012-2014 Featured on websites for The Chimney's at Big Canoe Wedding venue, Five Star Stables venue, The Tater Patch Player Theatre group, Art Heals by Dian, and on the Showcase School of Photography class page in Atlanta, GA
  • December 2013, Polycor Marble, Tate, GA, Consultant for photography services
  • December 2013, Bokeh Magazine, Interview and over a dozen images published. Bokeh is an online photography magazine published out of California (available on iTunes) 
  • October 2013, Two photographs chosen for the Shots13 gallery competition in Atlanta winning an Honorable Mention ribbon award for her photograph "Falling in Love." 
  • Oct. & Nov. 2013, Sixes Living Magazine, Celebrity and AMC The Walking Dead star Chandler Riggs retweeted a ZeroedN photo after a charity event and another image was published in the magazine
  • Oct. 2013, Photos used for art therapist website and brochures:
  • Nov. 2013 Shane Meade & the Sound Cover Album, collage landscape photo
  • August 2013, National Geographic Magazine, online editor published a ZeroedN photo as one of the Daily Dozen on their Your Shot website. 
  • 2013, Battle Creeek Family Dentistry, various color ads and mailers throughout Michigan
  • May 2103, 4 photographs published in a children's book titled, "Talking to the Animals" and published by Yawn's Publishing
  • 2013 Fall Season First Pitch Magazine, page 32, BattleCreek advertisement featured
  • 2013 Riley Motorsports LLC Emilee Riley racecar promo photo
  • November 2012, Riley Motorsports driver spotlight on
  • July 2012, Bent Tree Youth Week photography workshop leader, ages 7-17, Jasper, GA
  • November 2011, Echo Magazine, Half page article and photograph of local event
  • September 2011, Echo Magazine, Author of article
  • February 2011, Echo Magazine, Full page Landscape photograph, Half page article/photo
  • October 2010 Shutterbug Photography group - workshop leader for adults
  • 2009, Bent Tree Directory, cover photo used
  • January 2008, The Atlanta's Buyer's Guide, Swill Belly Company, Product Photography
  • October 12, 2006 Pickens County Progress newspaper, Marble Festival photograph with credit byline
  • August 2006, Tropical Diva promo photo published, Atlanta, GA
  • March 2005, Townlaker Magazine, Promo ad photograph for NorthLink and mailer 
  • December 2005, Bent Tree Echo Newspaper, Multiple Event photos published
  • November 1999, Poem published in a National Teacher Magazine called Holiday and Seasonal Celebrations

 Our Community Involvement

We love to give back to our community! Helping others is one of our top priorities.

  • October 2017 Zombie Fest charity fundraiser event photography for Cherokee Focus in Woodstock, GA
  • March 2016 Sponsorship donation for the Pickens High School golf team
  • February 2016 Donations to Pickens County animal shelter on behalf of ZeroedN
  • October 2015 FOCUS Cherokee Zombie Fest - charity fundraiser, donation of time and photography
  • Spring 2015 & 2014 PHS school financial sponsor/donation for Drama Club 
  • March 2014 Tater Patch Community Theatre - article and photographs donated for promotions
  • December 2013 Pickens Animal Rescue - photos donated to help in the aid of adopting dogs 
  • October 2013 Zombie Fest charity fundraiser photos for Cherokee Focus 
  • October 2012 & 2013 & 2014 Marble Festival parade business participant
  • Spring 2013 Three contest winner shoot - three seniors picked for free photo-shoots based on need (voted on by a former Ms. America)
  • Fall 2012 PHS Pink out football game school sponsor
  • Fall 2012 Special education student discount shoot given based on financial need
  • 2012 PHS photography club - guest speaker 
  • 2012 Pickens Chamber Member
  • 2011 Kenny Stewart - Team Soldier Boy Cancer Charity Fundraiser photos

Awesome reasons to hire Monica Helsby Photography

  • My business has been in Georgia since 2004. You can trust me to deliver your images.
  • I'm a full time photographer, which means I can get back to you faster and finish your images on time.
  • I'm a registered business in Georgia, not a fly by the night photographer.
  • I'm part of a professional photography organization called WPPI - Wedding & Portrait Organization. 
  • I've been trained and taken classes on photography including how to run a business.
  • I have back up equipment for your session. Things do break down from time to time and I'm ready and prepared.
  • I was trained on customer service by the prestigious Walt Disney Company. Your happiness is important to me.
  • I'm a published photographer with my work used in magazines & advertisements. This includes Senior Style Guide magazine and Bokeh Magazine. Both national publications.
  • I have references across the southeast ready to let you know I'm reliable and trustworthy.
  • I have a creative mind and I'm super flexible regarding your session. 
  • I direct groups and individuals well. No worries on posing or feeling uptight. Relax, I got this!
  • I'll listen to what you want from your session and do everything I can to deliver that to you.
  • Just so you know...I'll make you feel comfortable, lead the shoot as needed, and help you with ideas along the way. I've got plenty of locations, props, and can help direct small and large groups as needed. Clients say I'm down to earth, easy to work with, professional, and have creative energy.

Now it's time to tell me about you! There's only one way for me to find out. Please make sure you contact me under the information tab and make sure you tell me as much as you can about what you are looking for. This will help me in making a customized quote for you. Or you can give me a call at 678-463-3935 or email at


Can't wait to hear from you!



*Experience and Publications

Photography image "Falling in Love" featured:

Editor pick of the day on the National Geographic "Your Shot" portion of their website
Shots 13 gallery in Atlanta, GA
Photography and written publications have included:

Senior Style Magazine
Bokeh Magazine
Echo Magazine
Photography clients have included:

Polycore Marble
Mountain Education Charter High School
North Point Community Church
Cherokee Focus
Photography images have been featured in advertisements or used for/in:

Showcase School of Photography (poster, ad, and website)
Children's book, Talking to the Animals
Battle Creek Dentistry (in Michigan)
Studio 5 Salon (car ad)
Sixes Living Magazine
Swill Belly Company, featured in the Atlanta's Buyer's Guide
Towne Laker Magazine
Riley Motorsports for Let's Race Magazine
Shane Meade & the Sound CD collage cover
The Pickens Progress Newspaper
Watermarke Church
Websites for: The Chimney's at Big Canoe Wedding venue, Five Star Stables venue, The Tater Patch Player Theatre group, Art Heals by Dian (art therapist), North Point Church, and professional lawyers
Tropical Diva Promo
North Link Church
Bent Tree Community directory and newspaper
Twisted Revolvers music group
Written publications only:

National Teacher Magazine - Holiday and Seasonal Celebrations
National Photography Member of:


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