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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Mary Louise to teach at Shenandoah University, Winchester, VA
01st September 2015
Mary Louise is happy to announce that she will start teaching photography classes this fall at the Center for Lifelong Learning at Shenandoah University in Winchester, VA. Her first class will be "Digital Photography: Fundamentals for Beginners". Wednesdays September 30 - October 21 from 3:30 - 6 pm. Contact Shenandoah University Center for Lifelong Learning to register.
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Mary Louise to participate in 5th annual Catoctin Holiday Art Tour November 14-15
31st August 2015
Mary Louise is one of 21 artists exhibiting at 8 art studios for the 5th annual Catoctin Holiday Art Tour (CHAT) the weekend of November 14 - 15, 2015. Mary Louise will be at Clay-Ward studios with Carol Clay-Ward - potter, painter, sculptor and Anne Jordan, hammered copper artist. The perfect time to get some unique and artful gifts for the holidays!
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Our next art show is the weekend of October 16-18 in Gaithersburg, MD
30th August 2015
Our next show is the weekend of October 16-18 in Gaithersburg, MD, DE. Mary Louise will be part of the Sugarloaf Art Show. See Mary Louise's new work from this year as well as new images from California and Italy at the show. Come visit the Bella Vista Photography booth #TBD
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Bella Vista Photography participating in Western Loudoun Artists Studio Tour June 20-21
29th May 2015
Western Loudoun Artists Studio Tour June 20-21, 2015
Visit the studio of Mary Louise Ravese, Bella Vista Photography during the Western Loudoun Artists Studio Tour June 20 -21 from 10 am - 5 pm.
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