crafted by photobiz

About Us

Our design team is led by Rick Gibbons and Doug Peninger

and complimented by our associates, Nancy Skelton and Jan Cockman, both of whom are

church members from previous directory projects.


Rick Gibbons has been creating images for families for over thirty-five years. Rick is an accomplished portrait artist specializing in timeless, heirloom portraits which may be seen in countless homes throughout the Piedmont Triad. Rick is a Certified Professional Photographer and Photographic Craftsman.


Doug Peninger has had eight images accepted into the prestigious loan collection of the Professional Photographers of America. Doug devotes much of his time at the studio to product design, marketing and client relations. Doug is the editor of Through Centenary Windows, a publication of Centenary United Methodist Church in Winston-Salem, NC. He holds the degrees of Master of Photography, Photographic Craftsman and is a Certified Professional Photographer.