a Master Photographer and Photographic craftsman with the Professional
Photographers of America (PPA) holds a Master of Arts Degree in
Photography from San Francisco State University and a Bachelor of
Arts Degree in Psychology from the University of California. She
is an internationally acclaimed photographer, portrait artist, and
educator who has taught photography internationally. Her classical
and romantic style has won her the hearts of photographers around
the world. She has been awarded "Photographer of the Year"
for nine consecutive years by the Professional Photographers Association
of the Monterey Bay Area. Seraphina has operated a successful portrait
studio for 20 years in Santa Cruz County, California. She offers
her clients a full range of portrait styles from old masters to
glamour to contemporary.
is known for her innovative and striking, yet painterly, imagery.
Her portraits have earned many honors and awards from both her local
and national photographic associations. Perhaps her best known photograph,
"Guardian of the Spheres," was selected for the permanent
collection at the
International Photography Hall of Fame in Oklahoma
City. She has had numerous images included in the PPA's ASP traveling
loan collection, the PPA Loan Collection at Disney World's Epcot Center,
and Photokina's Photography Show of Shows in Cologne, Germany. She
has also been honored with three Fuji Masterpiece Awards.
considers herself fortunate to have studied with Ansel Adams, Immongen
Cuningham, and Bret Weston. She is also a painter, a poet, a philosopher,
and sought after lecturer. Currently, Seraphina is focusing on digital
imaging. She promotes continuous experimentaion, introspection,
and education to photographers, and is dedicated to the advancement
of portrait photography as a fine art. Seraphina sets a high standard
in her field and instills her students with hope and inspiration
to pursue their highest ideals.
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