Mike ONeill Photography • Real Estate & Commercial Photography Knoxville, Tennessee


Mike ONeill Photography

c 865 292-3865 • h 865 342-7780 mikeoneillphoto@knology.net

Homes have character, so should the visual experience

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10115 Winter Sun Lane, Knoxville TN


“Mike was very professional and very timely and clearly a very good real estate photographer as my house was under contract within a day on the market! Cheers for that!”

Home Owner: Jia Wang


“Mike is a dedicated professional that any Realtor can count on to photograph homes in such a manner as to exhibit the homes features in the best possible fashion. Mike's excellent work definitely enhances any property's marketability and presents the home in a most favorable light.
Mike takes his time in setting up for each photo to ensure that he achieves the best results for all aspects of the property.”

Gary Moss, Keller Williams


Real estate photography is a volume business with highly engaged clientele.

Every search for real estate or commercial real estate, in the Knoxville, TN areas like Farragut, Fountain City, Maryville and Sevierville, and others will likely start on the internet. Consumers are going online at a rapid pace to look for information to support their buying decisions. It’s where buyers go to find what they want, it’s also where sellers go to show what they offer, and real estate agents go to persuade buyers their listings are exactly what they are looking for. Professional real estate photography is what starts the fire burning, it gets the buyers to the property.

Real estate agents know photography is just a commodity used to attract property sellers as well as buyers. Professional real estate photography is the number 1 factor for property buyers, and its what motivates buyers to listings. Professional real estate photographers and real estate agents compliment each other, agents need the property looking great and photographers want to help agents move their listings, they help keep each other in business, its this successful working-together that attracts more buyers and more sellers, creating more business for both.

Tell Me Again, Why Do I Need A Real Estate Photographer?

Mike ONeill is local to Knoxville, TN, an experienced real estate photographer providing professional real estate and commercial real estate photography.

I enjoy using my photography skills to help people and their businesses, helping others is how I benefit myself, I conduct my professional and my personal life around being as giving as I can to my friends, and my clients as much as possible. My real estate and commercial photography is my support for my own creativity, I work very hard at perfecting what I do, and by providing the kind of photography that I like, and I hope so will my clients. I’m happy to help you and your property marketing. Smiles.

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Does professional photography help sell homes?

Homes that are listed using professional images tend to sell faster. Studies have shown that professional real estate photography can help a listing sell around 50% faster than comparable homes without professional photography. The images you use to represent your listing can have a major impact on potential buyers. Google

Do real estate agents take their own photos?

“Many real estate agents choose to take their own photos, hoping to save time and money. But whether it's an iphone or a DSLR camera, Real Estate Agents SHOULD NOT take their own listing photos.” Google

Can real estate agents use another agent's bought photography?

“Improper use of listing photographs, however, can create legal problems for agents, brokerages and MLSs. Authorship and ownership of photographs within the real estate industry is “fractured”. ... Listing photographs may be taken by homeowners, real estate agents, MLS or brokerage employees, or professional photographers.” Google

The Importance of Real Estate Photography

Real estate photography is pretty much the most Important part of home listings. 87% of homebuyers found digital images to be the most important and useful features of a realtors’ websites (2018 NAR Profile of Home Buyers & Sellers). Professional digital images quickly showcase listings, creating the interest while the technical savvy clients really appreciate the convenience of photo tours for the long distance and local area moves. Also, professional photography is an excellent way for an agent to showcase their professionalism and their marketing savvy, it gives them an impressive portfolio with which to attract more clients.

“In 1981, 22 percent of home buyers read newspaper ads to find a home and eight percent used friends as an information source. In 2018, 44 percent looked for properties online first”.

Real Estate in A Digital Age - 2018 NAR Report

Todays’ home buyers know exactly what they‘re looking for, they understand the home buying process and know what to expect in the process. They want to see photography; real estate photography, and If you can’t show them what they want, they will move on.

Professional real estate photography show-cases a property’s best character, and features, and will help buyers to decide to visit the property in person.

Real estate photography will sell properties in less time and for more money.


Professional Commercial Real Estate Photography

Making that strong 1st impressions, is what commercial marketing is and is a highly valuable resource for you to produce across all your marketing materials, brochures, your online listings and anywhere you can take your marketing.


Some truth on Professional Commercial photography in Knoxville, TN

Professional commercial real estate photography is pretty much the most effective way a businesses can relate their ideas, it’ll help build a business rapport with their clients, creating an interest in products and services and create strong friendship for continued business.

Professional Commercial photography in Knoxville, TN

Commercial real estate photography is most crucial to commercial marketing if that marketing is to be successful. Photography communicates values that help persuade buyers to buy. Commercial businesses, who are still using older marketing means can’t communicate the visual story that they are hoping to get across, nor will it picture what the business really is all about. 


"I have used Mike O'Neill Photography for the last three years. His ability to capture the true essence of the homes is amazing.  With everyone looking online before even contacting an agent to see the home it’s vital to make sure your home stands out before the others.  His virtual tours really make you feel like you’re standing in the home.   Compared to other online services and other providers Mike O’Neill gives you the best media kit out there!"

Jerry Collins, ABR, GRI, CRS,   Realty Executives Associates, Knoxville, TN

“I have recently employed Mike O’Neill of Knoxtours to photograph several of my listings. In my opinion, Mike does an outstanding and professional job of both still shots and virtual tours. I would not hesitate to recommend his services.”

Daniel Parker, Broker,  Realty Executives, Knoxville, TN

“Mike O’Neill is a true professional.  He is passionate about his work, and the finished product is evidence of his passion.  I have worked with Mike for a number of years, and he has never let me down.  Sellers are so pleased with Mike’s photography.” 

Terry Goodson, ABR,GRI, e-PRO,  Realty Executives Associates, Knoxville, TN

Mike ONeill Photography

3325 Monmouth Street • Knoxville, Tennessee 37917

c 865 292-3865 • h 865 342-7780


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