Author & Public Speaker
Ching Zedric has 25 years of experience in film and digital formats. As a former professional volleyball player in China, and photojournalist for Sports Illustrated (China) and the Beijing Youth Daily (China's largest newspaper), Ching has a strong understanding of and appreciation for movement. In 2001, she formed Chingphoto.com and has specialized in action and event photography to include all sports, performing arts, weddings, and family portraiture. Since 2002, Ching has been the official photographer for the Peoria Ballet and the Arena Football League 2 champion Peoria Pirates (defunct). Ching earned a bachelor's degree in photojournalism from the prestigious Remnin University in Beijing, and did graduate work in fine arts at the Academy of Arts in San Francisco. Ching is the former head varsity volleyball coach at Richwoods High School and Washington Gifted Middle School in Peoria. Ching is a CAP 2 certified coach and currently serves as the director of player development for East Side Volleyball Club (ESVC) in Peoria. She also works as full-time behavioral aide at Dunlap Grade School and is a freelance interpreter in Mandarin Chinese.
Lance Zedricspecializes in sports and event photography and has over 35 years experience in photo restoration and archival services, which includes scanning, cataloging, repairing, identifying, and preserving family and military photos and ephemera. Let Lance scan and preserve the fading photos in your albums (especially Polaroids - see below) which degrade drastically after 40 years. Contact him today for a quote.