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 art show is Memorial Day weekend, May 23-25 in Northampton, MA
01st May 2015
Our next show is coming up Memorial Day weekend May 23- 25 in Northampton, MA. Mary Louise will be part of the Paradise City Fine and Functional Art Show.

See Mary Louise's new work from California and Italy at the show. Come visit the Bella Vista Photography booth #636!
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Join me Photographing in the French Riviera this September
28th February 2015
September 13 - 20 come explore the French Riviera with acclaimed photographer Mary Louise Ravese. Learn how to shoot like a travel photographer, capturing the grand vistas, quiet back streets, glamor of the nightlife and sweet moments of life that convey a sense of this part of the world. More information and online registration
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Join Mary Louise photographing in Tuscany in May 2015
15th January 2015
Mary Louise will be returning to Italy again this spring. Join her as she explores some of her favorite parts of Tuscany with a small group of only 6 photographers May 14 - 24. Register by March 31st to save $200 on your workshop registration.
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Through February, Mary Louise is a featured artist at Arts in the Village Gallery, Leesburg, VA
15th January 2015

Romancing Nature — an exhibit by Mary Louise Ravese and Kate Williams

In Feburary, Arts in the Village Gallery presents "Romancing Nature", a Featured Artist Exhibit showcasing new works by photographer Mary Louise Ravese and painter Kate Williams

Meet the artists and enjoy a glass of wine and refreshments during a free, open to the public reception on Saturday, February 21st, 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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Free Spirit Nature
(Contains 16 photos)
Inner Light Travel
(Contains 14 photos)
Dreaming of Provence Creative
(Contains 17 photos)