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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Our next and final show for 2014 is in Morristown, NJ
01st December 2014
Our next show is coming up the weekend of December 12- 14 in Morristown, NJ at the National Guard Armory. Mary Louise will be part of the Holiday CRAFT Morristown a Fine and Functional Art Show. Come visit the Bella Vista Photography booth, and see Mary Louise's new work from Italy!
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Mary Louise selected to judge the Nature Visions Photography exhibit this year
16th September 2014
Mary Louise Ravese has been invited to be on the judging panel for this year's Nature Visions Photography Exhibit, a feature of the annual Photography Expo taking place November 14 -16 at the Hylton Performing Arts Center, Manassas, Virginia.
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Through September, Mary Louise is a featured artist at Arts in the Village Gallery, Leesburg, VA
01st September 2014

Worldly Inspirations — an exhibit by jewelry artist Dana Jansen and photographer Mary Louise Ravese

In September, Arts in the Village Gallery presents Worldly Inspirations, a Featured Artist Exhibit showcasing intricately wrapped stone pendants and earrings by jewelry artist Dana Jansen, and evocative images captured by photographer Mary Louise Ravese, in a show that draws on inspiration, materials, and imagery from across the globe.

Meet the artists and enjoy a glass of wine and refreshments during a free, open to the public reception on Saturday, September 20th, from 5 – 8 p.m.

Arts in the Village Gallery
1601 Village Market Blvd. Suite #116
Leesburg, VA 20175
Open: Daily 10 am - 9 pm, Sun. 12 - 6 pm
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Bella Vista Photography is participating in the Western Loudoun Artists Studio Tour June 21-22
01st June 2014
Bella Vista Photography is one of over 60 artists studios opening their doors to visitors during the Western Loudoun Artists Studio Tour the weekend of June 21 -22, 2014.

This is the first time the studio will be open to the public for the tour. We will have a broad selection of work from framed fine art photography to matted works and note cards. Read more for our studio only special offers.
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