Michael Karchmer

Michael Karchmer is a Harwich-based photographer whose particular photographic interests are in theater and people involved in the arts. He and his wife Suz Karchmer are the company photographers for the Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater and for the Academy Playhouse in Orleans; their theater images appear often in area media such as the Boston Globe and Cape Cod Times. He served as president of the Cape Cod Viewfinders for three years and is still an active member. His work can be found regularly in Cape Cod and Chatham Magazines and his images have been exhibited widedly across the Cape. He is a member of the iPhone 9, a group of Cape artists and photographers who use their Apple devices photographically to express their creativity. As an iPhone photographer, he most loves to document the people and places he comes across on the Cape and when he travels. Over the past two years, Michael and Suz have taught community workshops on iPhone photography. Recently, they co-authored an article entitled, “The Camera in Your Pocket: Mobile Photography on Cape Cod” (Cape Cod Magazine, March 2015).