Before you start opening our galleries and browsing through our photographs, we would like to tell you a bit about ourselves.
BETH -- Communication has long been a central theme of my professional life. As a high school English teacher and later, a college professor, I helped students discover and interpret word images.
Now, in retirement, I have turned to photography as a venue for locating and sharing visual images. With a keen interest in flowers and gardens, I attempt to capture and preserve the ephemeral beauty of plant life with my lens. I agree with Cesare Pavese that "we remember moments, not days," and I employ the camera as a conservator of those moments when the plant, the light, the colors, the shadow, and...