Meet Our Team


STEVE – DIRECTOR/OWNER

Wanaka Imaging director Steve Worley is passionate about providing quality support and service for photographers, image enthusiasts, and general customers.

Steve has over 25 years photographic experience both in NZ and overseas with Eastman Kodak. Steve’s now enjoying a balance of work and lifestyle living in the most beautiful part of New Zealand – Lake Wanaka. Steve designed and built the original Kodak Photo store in Wanaka in 1999 on Helwick Street and has been directing it since. The store moved to the Wanaka lakefront in 2016.

JESS – MANAGER

Originally from the U.S., Jess has been living in New Zealand since May 2017. Her passion for all things photography, combined with a love of the outdoors, make living and working in Wanaka a dream come true. With a background in wedding and portrait photography, she wholeheartedly enjoys sharing her experience and knowledge with any customers keen for a chat, and her enthusiasm is contagious!

ÉLIE – LAB ASSISTANT

(Work in progress)