Hey there! We’re Sherpa Media.

Sherpa Media exists to help you win online. Our team specializes in creating visual assets for real estate that will make you stand out as an agent, builder, or designer. We’re committed to bringing you the absolute best in real estate and commercial photography, video, and virtual tours. When you hire Sherpa Media, here’s who you get:


Josh Mais

Josh Mais

Founder of Sherpa Media

While Josh is an engineer by education, he has been a photographer for most of his life. He started Sherpa Media in 2013 after discovering a need for quality thoughtful imagery in the KC architectural photography industry. Josh is passionate about helping others achieve success in their business and he leads the Sherpa Media team to ensure our clients thrive.

Some of Josh’s personal favorites include his family, podcasts, and anything that has to do with the great outdoors.

Kelly Miller

Kelly Miller

Director of Operations

Kelly became a wonderful addition to Sherpa Media in 2022.  With over a decade of expertise in the Matterport 3D and Professional Photography realm, Kelly’s insights and skills have quickly become a valuable asset.

Beyond her professional dedication, Kelly’s free time is spent with her husband and four children. Kelly loves to embark on journeys across the world to embrace all that it offers. Kelly finds immense joy in women’s bible study or contributing to the special needs population.

Brian Pierce

Brian Pierce

Director of Photography

In 2016, Brian discovered his passion for photography when he first picked up a camera to document the beautiful journey of his growing family.   As an integral part of the Sherpa Media team, Brian contributes a blend of creative flair and technical precision to the realm of architectural photography.  

When he’s not busy capturing projects through his lens, you’ll spot Brian enjoying outdoor adventures like kayaking, disc golf, or simply relishing quality time with his cherished family. 


Russell Young

Russell Young


Brian brings valuable expertise to the Sherpa Media team, boasting a distinguished academic background with a degree in marketing from K-State University. Demonstrating an innate affinity for marketing, Brian seamlessly integrates his skills to drive our clients’ endeavors to new heights of success.

Beyond his professional pursuits, Brian finds fulfillment in outdoor activities, quality time with family, and enriching travel experiences with friends. Brian is an avid enthusiast of sporting events as well.



As a certified Matterport Service Partner we bring excellence and experience into every home we shoot. We have the expertise and the industry knowledge to best guide you with this service.

Our team is FAA Certified and Licensed. We take Aerial Photography seriously and are ready to show off your property like never before.

Google Street View trusted photographers are trained and certified by Google. Leverage our expertise to help your business capture maximum customer engagement.

As Zillow Certified Photoraphers, we are equiped to capture Zillow 3D Home Virtual Tours and connect them to your Zillow listings.

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