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 the weekend of October 16-18 in Gaithersburg, MD
01st 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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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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Monarch Cascade Nature
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Twilight Jewels Travel
(Contains 19 photos)
Rosey Reflection Creative
(Contains 17 photos)