About Us


Water Street Real Estate Photography specializes in residential and commercial property photography. We provide quality High Dynamic Range photographs for Realtors, Builders, Home Owners, and Property Managers. We are a Certified Real Estate Photography Company by the Real Estate Photographers of America & International.

Water Street has been in the Photography business since 2009. Our staff includes commercial photographers, editors, and scheduler that work hard to exceed your expectations. We provide photography services for the Kansas City Metro area and The Lake of the Ozarks area.

We strive to provide you the highest quality photographs with excellent service.

Please contact us today to discuss how we can provide you the quality pictures you need for your property.


Meet Our Team

Laura Jacobs

Photography Coordinator Kansas City

Laura is a Kansas City based photographer that has been shooting in the world of professional photography since 2009. Her background includes a Bachelor's Degree in Commercial Photography from the Art Institute of Colorado, running her own photography business for many years, and working as media coordinator and photography consultant for multiple companies. She is the lead photographer, trainer, and one of the many faces of Water Street. When you see her out shooting make sure to say Hello!

Laura grew up in the St. Joseph area, moved to Denver Colorado for a few years and ultimately ended up back in Kansas City. Laura is married with a growing family.



Rick Riddle

Photography Coordinator Lake of the Ozarks

Rick is located at the Lake of the Ozarks and has been in the photography field for 10 plus years. What started as a hobby has evolved into a full time photography profession. He also has a background in residential construction so the real estate photography field is a perfect fit for him. Rick is a licensed drone pilot and handles all of the drone shoots.

Rick is a Kansas City native that has spent many years vacationing at the lake. He relocated to the Lake a few years ago and enjoys spending as much time as he can on the Lake.




Theresa Riddle

Service and Scheduling Coordinator

After working many years in the engineering industry and owning and operating an engineering company, Theresa made a move to the photography industry. Her background gives her the skills she needs to keep the schedule running smoothly. She is an organizer by nature so she loves to keep things in order. She takes care of the busy work and the scheduling communications with the clients. She looks forward to working with you.

Theresa has lived in the Kansas City area with her husband, Rick, until they relocated to the Lake a few years ago. Her family has multiplied over the years and has been blessed with three kids and seven grandchildren.