Scarcello Photography


Published in PPA Professional Photographers of America,  2012 November Issue.

      Professional Photographers of America (PPA) is a Professional Association devoted to the best practices in the Professional Photography Industry.  PPA is highly respected and read across the world of Professional Photography, in more than 50 countries.

      Scarcello Photography is deeply honored to have been Voted the #3 Readers Choice award. Scarcello Photography submitted the Image titled, Pearls Handed Down. PPA published the result in the November 2012 issue of PPA. And reported over 48.000 viewer choice votes from Professional Photographers of America subscribers. Pearls Handed Down was a portrait created from a session that was donated to a charity auction.

Published on cover of DSM Magazine., July/August 2015

Commissioned by DSM magazine for a article highlighting Canine adoptions.  July/August 2015 was reportedly the first issue in the history of DSM magazine to feature a Dog. The issued showcased an image of the largest breed of canine in the world, the Leonberger pup. This issue also featured an 8 page article and images. Scarcello Photography was proud to have helped bring awareness to the subject of animal adoption. And spread the knowledge that all breeds can be found within adoption and shelter services programs.  Also photographed by Scarcello Photography: A Mastiff pup and Black Lab. 

International Print competition (IPC) August 1, 2016
 Scarcello Photography's submission was awarded a Bronze Medalist award and title.  In addition to the of Bronze Medalist award. Tonya Scarcello will also have works published in two separate publications. The 2016 PPA Loan Collection and the much anticipated Marathon Press release of General Book Collection. All images will be on tour to speciality conventions and special loan showings.  Selections were made from nearly 6.000 entries by Professional Photographers.


      Our studio is located in the charming Historic Valley Junction area of West Des Moines, Iowa.  Located among Antique stores, artists, gift stores and Boutiques. You can enjoy a great selection of restaurants.  Our new studio is bright, inviting and centrally located.

      A member of The Professional Photographers of America, we take pride in our work and support the industry of Professional Photographic Services. We prefer to work with local businesses to provide our clients quality services and products. We strive to provide the best photographic products in the industry.

      We are active in our community giving back to non profit, Child or Animal related charities.