In 2003, Bill Hoenk’s journey began on Nantucket when he worked as a waiter at the renowned eatery, The Chanticleer. He was amazed by the island’s beauty. As summer came to a close, he chose to study photography at The Art Institute of Pittsburgh and returned to Nantucket in 2007 to work again.
Formerly in the restaurant business, Bill is now a full-time freelance photographer. He offers personalized photography tours and educational workshops. Each Saturday in the summer, you can find him at the Sustainable Nantucket Farmers and Artisans Market in town. There he’s selling his magnificent photos of Nantucket’s breathtaking landscape and seascape. His shots showcase the beauty of the island. Also, Bill joined ACK 97.7, Daybreak Nantucket, and Mahon About Town as a photojournalist, tasked with delivering weekly articles that capture the true essence of Nantucket life. His content will feature news, culture, and art events from around the island.
His photographic work has been widely recognized, appearing in various local, national, and international publications – including a cover shot for a special edition of Time Magazine. His images have also been featured on several television networks, including CBS, ESPN, The Weather Channel, and HBO.
Bill Hoenk is an experienced photographer specializing in food and beverage, events, real estate, portraiture, and documentary work. With over a decade of experience, he’s here to capture the special moments of your event – from birthdays to family reunions, fundraisers to corporate retreats, and everything in between.
When it comes to portraiture and lifestyle photography, Bill is the perfect companion. Whether you’re looking for images of families, couples, headshots, candid shots, environmental photography, glamour, or social media content, you can trust that he will capture the perfect shot with an atmosphere of relaxation and confidence.
If you need help bringing your story, article, or blog post to life with vivid visuals or have a product you would like to promote, Bill Hoenk can help you create the perfect image to express your vision. Also, he produces high-quality photography that will highlight your spaces in the best possible light.
With many years of experience in the restaurant industry, Bill has the skills and expertise to capture the artistry of your food and drinks and the atmosphere of your space with dynamic images created quickly and efficiently. And if you want someone to capture the memories of your sports club tournament or event, he can do this. So, if you’re looking to preserve your special moments in Nunticket, you know who to call!
You can explore on his website an extensive collection of Bill’s cherished Nantucket photographs, taken over fifteen years, now available as Wall Art for your living or workspace. It is possible to custom orders if you’re looking for a different size or type of medium than what is offered.