About Our Studio

John Giolas Photographers is celebrating our 55th year in business. During his career, the founder, John Giolas, earned recognition as a Certified Craftsman Photographer for his exceptional technical knowledge and creative abilities. The current President and Photographer, John Bir, learned this craft of portrait artistry from John Giolas beginning in 1988. Bir is a Professional Photographers of America Photographer and has won dozens of awards for his work in local, state and international print competitions.

We will use these abilities on every session, assuring you a portrait worthy of the standards of a Certified craftsman Professional Photographer.

Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide the finest in portraits and photography, upholding the long-established Giolas tradition of excellence and superb, caring customer attention.


Call Us: 219.769.7934

Studio Hours

Mon, Tue, & Fri:
10:00 am - 5:30 pm

Thu: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm

Sat: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

And by Appointment
Closed Wednesdays, Sundays and most holidays

Please call voicemail for announcements of other closings due to Proms and other events

Quality Since 1958