Welcome to Bella Vista Photography, a site showcasing the work of professional photographer Mary Louise Ravese. We specialize in fine art photography with unique images reflecting the beauty of nature. From bold and striking to mellow and contemplative, the range of our photographic compositions offers something to complement every room of a home, office, or other setting. Purchase prints and note cards online or at one of our featured galleries or art shows.

In addition, we offer photography workshops and private lessons for those wishing to expand their knowledge of photography. From 2 hr private sessions to week-long workshops in photogenic locations across the US and overseas, we provide a range of offerings to suit the beginner to advanced photographer.

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Show your camera who is boss - learn how to use it beyond just auto/program modes
24th May 2016
This summer learn the essential camera settings in an afternoon. This introductory class on Sunday July 17th is for people with a digital camera who are interested in learning how to successfully use their camera beyond automatic / program modes. Master these five settings and you'll be well on your way to photographing with greater confidence and more reliable results.
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Our next art show is the weekend of July 30-31 in Wilmington, DE
01st May 2016
Our next show is the weekend of July 30-31 in Wilmington, DE. Mary Louise will be returning to the Chase Center on the Riverfront to be part of the popular Pennsylvania Guild Fine Craft Fair See Mary Louise's new work from this year at the show. Come visit the Bella Vista Photography booth #226
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Upcoming May Workshop: Photographing the Best of Tuscany with Optional Excursion to the Cinque Terre
23rd December 2015
May 2016 join professional photographer Mary Louise Ravese photographing the quintessential Tuscany experience in a small group photography workshop. Extend your trip with an optional 3-night trip to the Cinque Terre. Refine your skills, learn new techniques and come home with some great photographs and stories. Save $200 when you register by March 18, 2016!
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Storm Clouds over Zion Nature
(Contains 17 photos)
Colors of Burano Travel
(Contains 19 photos)
Orchid Dream Creative
(Contains 17 photos)