Bethany Mollenkof is a commercial director + editorial photographer based in Los Angeles, CA. 

She specializes in portraiture and intimate, visual glimpses of the world around us.

Bethany's work appears regularly in major publications such as the New York Times Magazine, National Geographic, and ESPN. Commercially, she has worked with Apple, Nike, Netflix, and more.

Bethany graduated from Western Kentucky University where she studied photojournalism and art history.

She is a member of Women PhotographDiversify Photo and Authority Collective.






Select Clients 


  • Apple

  • Nike


  • National Geographic

  • The New Yorker

  • The New York Times Magazine

  • Netflix 

  • TIME Magazine  

  • The Los Angeles Times 

  • The Boston Globe 

  • Anxy Magazine

  • The Palm Beach Post

  • Broadly/Vice 

  • NPR

  • Starbucks 

  • & Other Stories 

  • Aldo Shoes

  • ESPN 

Awards and Recognition