Our Business

Who We Are

Looking for a videographer or drone operator?

400 North Creative provides photography, videography and drone operating services to businesses throughout Manhattan Kansas and the surrounding areas to document, market and promote their business online.

Our Team

Highly Qualified Specialists

Doug Barrett

Owner of 400 North Creative

An African American documentary photographer, videographer, and journalist internationally recognized, currently based in Manhattan Kansas.
Doug has work in the permanent collection at the Ulrich Museum, and the Mariana Kistler Beach Museum of Art, and will have a solo exhibition titled “Find your Voice” September 7, 2021- May 28, 2022 alongside the Gordon Parks exhibition titled “Homeward to the Prairie I Come.

He is a FAA Part 107-certified drone pilot where he incorporates photos and video into most of his work. Doug is a regular contributor to @everydayblackamerica, @everdayproject, and @everydayruralameria on social media.

Doug’s editorial clients include Bloomberg News, TIME Magazine, National Geographic, Politico, Smithsonian Magazine, Washington Post, Wall Street Jounral, CNN, and has been featured on the Nasdaq billboard in Times Square NYC. Doug has also be featured on VICE, Foxnews, and BBC World News for his work.

His professional organizations include NPPA, ASMP, NABJ, and is on the board of advisors for the Friends of the Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art, The Manhattan Arts Center and is on the Arts and Humanities Board for the City of Manhattan KS.