Tanya has been photographing pets since 2004. With a BFA in Photographic Illustration from Rochester Institute of Technology, she has a deep-rooted background in photography being well-versed in the latest digital technologies. RIT is internationally known as one of the leading photography education programs in the world.
She has been shooting exclusively digital since 2006 and has a Nikon gear box, complete studio strobe system, and Adobe editing suite. Her finished pieces are carefully handcrafted and produced by one of the top rated labs in the country.
She is a proud to be the only photographer in Pennsylvania who is a member ofall three organizations: American Society of Media Photographers, Nikon Professional Services, and HeARTs Speak global artist group.
Besides loving photography, Tanya describes herself as an animal adoption advocate with a deep love for conservation and horticulture. In her free time she volunteers for the Humane Society of Berks County, Humane League of Lancaster County and the Chester County Penn State Extension Master Gardener program. She calls Chester County home with her husband, four cats, and twelve year old Basset Hound.
The kitty pictured with Tanya is Holly.