Please help us welcome Doug Stroud to Northern Virginia Real Estate Photography. Doug will be heading up our Video and 360VR Tour Division as well as photographing listings with our founder Bryant Payden.
Born in South Carolina, Doug was raised in Northern Virginia, attending Falls Church High School and then Virginia Wesleyan in Virginia Beach for his undergraduate degree. After graduation, Doug traveled extensively, backpacking throughout Europe. Upon his return from Europe, he set his sights on seeing the US. Driving across the country in his Jeep, camping, hiking and photographing his trip with his beloved Japanese akita- “Hux”. His love for life and adventure lead him to open and run a small, local retail company; EastCoast Boardcompany. EastCoast became the local favorite for surfers, skaters and snowboarders for almost 3-decades, with locations in Chantilly, Fairfax, Virginia Beach, VA, and Washington DC.
It was during college that Doug discovered, and fell in love with photography. After closing his retail store, Doug pursued his hobby and made it a full-time career, becoming an award winning photojournalist. “I love what I do, I truly believe this is what God put me on earth to do. I am thrilled to be joining Bryant and Northern Virginia Real Estate Photography. We share the same outlook and values on life, family, and business-which translates into, upholding the highest standards of business ethics, serving our clients and their needs twenty-four/seven, and ensuring that they receive the highest standard of service and products. I am looking forward to meeting and/or speaking to each of our clients over the next year.”
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