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 show is in Marlborough, MA
01st February 2014
Our next show is coming up the weekend of March 21, 22, 23 at the Royal Plaza Trade Center in Marlborough, MA, west of Boston. Mary Louise will be part of the Paradise City Fine & Functional Art Show. The Marlborough show features 175 juried exhibitors from across the country. Come visit the Bella Vista Photography booth #TBD
Rebuilt BVP Home Studio will host Intro to Digital Photography Workshop Feb 22-23
29th January 2014
Rebuilt after Hurricane Sandy, our new studio space is bigger and better than ever allowing Mary Louise to conduct more small group workshops in the studio. Our first workshop in the new space will be Intro to Digital Photography the weekend of February 22-23, 2014.
Digital Photography Essentials - a popular 3 hr private lesson option
01st January 2014
For those short on time, Mary Louise's 3 hr Digital Photography Essentials private lesson session helps people understand the essential camera settings to effectively use their digital camera off automatic/program mode. A great quick start option for those with a new camera they are unfamiliar with.
Through November, Mary Louise is a featured artist at Arts in the Village Gallery, Leesburg, VA
14th October 2013
Through the month of November, Arts in the Village Gallery presents the Featured Artists exhibit "Reflections & Patterns", a fusion of the artisanal copper pieces by metalsmith Ann Jordan with the contemplative "painterly" style of photography of Mary Louise Ravese in a fascinating medley of color, texture and imagery.
Meet Mary Louise, Anne and other gallery artists at the free, open to the public gallery reception Saturday November 16th from 5 - 8 pm.
Arts in the Village Gallery
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