Origin Story

The idea of XXV originated in 2019 from two college students who set out to create outstanding photography that tells a story. While doing so, the opportunity to do more than just photography had been presented. Like the famous quote, " Today is the opportunity to build the tomorrow you want." we were eager to build not just our tomorrow but also the community that surrounds us.

What's XXV's Purpose?

XXV's purpose is to serve the community by building genuine relationships and providing the highest level of service to our clients.

Meet the Team

Zackery Willis

Photographer/Videographer, Founder

Zackery Willis gained his Bachelor's Degree at Friends University and built a sense of resilience & consistency playing football for the Falcons. He fostered his experience in photography & videography throughout his college career by engaging in creative-related courses and collaborating with many different backgrounds and programs on campus. This led to Zackery's path of creating XXV. Zackery believes there are no parameters that can stop him from achieving what he or his clients desire. You can best describe him as creative, result-driven, and vastly versatile.

Vandana Trivedi

Operations Manager, Co-Founder

Vandana Trivedi completed her MBA in Human Resources at Friends University. She has many years of experience in customer service, organization, and mentorship. As a human resources professional, Vandana understands the value of being clear and transparent through all steps of the client experience. XXV has given her the freedom to express her creative side, learning photography and videography. Her attention to small details will guarantee no moment will be missed at any event!

Sydney McGrown

Assistant Photographer

Born and raised in Wichita Ks, Sydney grew up with a strong passion to create and bring her community together. She obtained her Bachelor’s of Science Degrees’ in Marketing and Business Administration and is now pursing her MBA at Friends University. While completing her undergrad, she created Mcgrown Images, and now has 3+ years of experience photographing events and portraits working with families, companies, and small businesses across the Wichita & surround areas. As a photographer and marketing specialist, she has been able to combine her love of capturing images and visual storytelling.

Us in action.


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