Gretchen's creativeness, up-beat energy and attention to detail creates
a distinctive blend of photographic professionalism and artistry. Her
unique and elegant style makes your photo session a fun and memorable
Born and raised in Walnut Creek,
California, Gretchen has grown to know and love what the California
landscape has to offer. In addition to being a professional photographer, she is
also an avid skier, certified scuba-diver, former professional ice
skater and an all-around outdoors-person. She is very familiar with some
of the most beautiful natural settings that the Bay Area has to offer.
She has traveled extensively
throughout her life including Mexico, Brazil, the Caribbean and
Thailand. Gretchen is well poised for the adventurous and the exotic.
She loves kids, the elderly and animals and has done extensive work with
the developmentally disabled and animal rescue. Gretchen is quite
compassionate and sensitive making her well suited for accommodating
your particular needs.
Having started her professional
photography business in 2001, Gretchen has grown to appreciate
individuality within the scope of creating a Family Heirloom Portrait
that will always be dearly remembered, treasured and proudly displayed.
Reviews of Gretchen's photography
can be seen on her
Client Testimonial Page.
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