I'd be happy to meet with you in my studio or your home to talk about your photography needs.


Jay Terkel Photography

for your Mitzvah?


Jay Terkel has photographed more Bar/Bat Mitzvahs than any other photographer in Western New York.


   Jay became a Bar Mitzvah at Temple Brith Shalom in Springfield, Illinois. Jay and his wife Barbara were married in Temple Beth Zion, and have been members of Temple Beth Am (now Shir Shalom) for many years. Their 4 children became Bar/Bat Mitzvah in Buffalo.

   Jay has photographed Bnei Mitzvahs in Buffalo and Rochester, and he has also photographed Bnei Mitzvahs in Tulsa, OK and St. Paul, MN.
   You will get photography from the beginning to the end. , you'll get coverage at the rehersal if you want, coverage of the service (Jay is one of the only two photographers allowed to photograph in some temples) and the reception.
   You can get a book package or all   your images on a disk.



Photography during Bnei Mitzvahs services. Jay is one of only two photographers that are allowed to photograph during the service!

Mitzvah date