About Us

Rubicon Photo is a digital portrait and commercial studio ran by Jeff Schmatt of Mount Vernon, Iowa. Established originally in 1995 in Cedar Rapids, and moved to the bucolic Mount Vernon country side in 2002.  Located just a few minutes from Cedar Rapids, Marion and Mount Vernon… Rubicon Photo is closer then you might think.

With over 20 years of photographic experience you can trust Jeff to capture your events, family heirloom portraits creatively and in a professional manner.

Jeff Schmatt is a member of North East Iowa Professional Photographer, Professional Photographers of Iowa, and Professional Photographers of America; also a Certified Professional Photographer. Jeff is also very active in his community volunteering for his time and talents at Mount Vernon Methodist Church,  Mount Vernon and Lisbon Youth IGNITE, and is a member of the Cedar Rapids Thursday Noon Optimist Club.

We hope you enjoy our photography, please go to our “contact us” page if you have a photographic needs so we can begin the process with a complimentary creative consultation.