One of the most enjoyable things about the Wise Women project has been the opportunity to photograph women in their own homes, yards, galleries, studios and even swimming pools! This picture of Beth working in her kitchen was a favorite even though her garden was shots were extraordinary too. I have found that photographing women and men in places that they most love is sure to create beautiful images.

“I’m more grateful than ever to do the work I do. I’ve learned to have more fun, experiment, and try new things. I’ve changed agencies and locations a few times and what I’ve learned in the process is that relationships within my office setting are as rewarding as the work I turn out. ” Read Beth’s interview full here.

The 2021 Wise Women Project features interviews and portraits of women over 50 with the goal of recognizing the many ways women contribute and provide inspiration to our community. These are their stories. Want to participate? Learn more here.