About us

If a picture is worth a 1000 words, what are your photos saying about your listings?”


– Mike Kiefer, Owner: Mid Maryland Real Estate Photography

About Mid Maryland Real Estate Photography

Mid Maryland Real Estate Photography is owned and operated by Mike Kiefer, a specialist in real estate photography.  We provide professional real estate photos and virtual tours to real estate professionals.  Home sellers have come to expect that their Realtor will be a marketing expert and give their home a distinctive advantage in a competitive real estate marketplace. According to a Wall Street Journal Article, professional photography can increase a home’s sales price between $900 and $100,000. When a home is effectively captured in photos and displayed on the web, it peaks a buyer’s interest, resulting in more showings and potentially more offers.

Mid Maryland Real Estate Photography offers professional quality real estate photography services and virtual tours in the Frederick County and Montgomery County Maryland region. We specialize in providing high quality real estate images and virtual tours to promote properties online and in print. Today nearly 95% of home buyers originate their property searches online and make decisions regarding the homes that they choose to see based upon pictures made available online. Research demonstrates that it is more important than ever to present professional photos to online viewers in order for Realtors to best serve their clients and maximize the likelihood that home buyer will want to see the home. Our quality services ensure that our clients thrive in a competitive digital real estate market.

Mike Kiefer, Owner: Mid Maryland Real Estate Photography

Mike is a Real Estate Photography specialist and knows that in the internet age, photo quality and professional presentation are the keys to supporting his Realtor clients. Mike’s photography career began unknowingly while learning the basics of the art from his father. Mike graduated from Hobart College with an Economics degree. While in college he broadened his photography knowledge by taking numerous photography courses as part of a liberal arts education. Mike studied Real Estate Photography under the guidance and supervision of some of the nation’s most prominent real estate photographers.

Mike previously owned and operated two direct response media companies, one focused on web marketing and the other focused on running national television advertising campaigns. Additionally, he served as a consultant to local and national direct marketing companies. Mike is also a licensed Realtor but not currently active. As a result of his experience in the real estate industry, Mike thoroughly understands the importance of great photography, top notch service, and supporting client relationships.

A Word from Mike:

“The Real Estate industry has changed greatly and will continue to do so. Real Estate marketing is migrating from paper based publishing to digital internet marketing that requires a quality and concise presentation. With 95% of homebuyers initiating home searches on the internet, it could not be more accurate that You only get one chance to make a first impression and A picture is worth a thousand words.

I am proud to say that I take a professional and personal interest in the success of my clients. I understand that high quality photos, fast turnaround, and personable and professional relations contribute to the success of my Realtor clients. I understand that in representing you, I am a representation of you and I make it a point to make sure that your clients understand the value of your investment in the professional presentation of their property.”