Bio Vicky Kasala has been a professional photographer for over 15 years. Her work has been seen and sold throughout the world by Getty images. Past clients have included Investment firm Wachovia Wealth Management,pet food maker Purina, American Express, Gaiam organic products,Petland pet stores and online magazines: Nickmom,Time and Parenting.com. Her skills as a portrait photographer both of people and animals capture the authentic personality of her subject. Vicky is a Montana native and was raised in the Flathead valley. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree in photography and film from Brooks Institute in Santa Barbara California. She began her career in New York city and returned to Montana full time after 16 years. The Montana landscape is a key element for her work when photographing families, a high school senior graduate or documenting the stories that capture the timely emotions of a persons life. Her love of animals has become a trade mark of her work. Often she includes animals, especially dogs, when photographing children. Examples of client testimonials: "Vicky is an artist and her talent is hard to describe in words. Vicky puts her heart and soul into her work. Her professionalism and dedication to her work and to our family was unsurpassed. When important events happen in our family,I think of Vicky first, as the person who can best capture those special moments." Julianne Hinchey "Vicky has an amazing eye,and knows what works to capture the best picture! She is quick,fun,and full of ideas and did an awesome job on a photo shoot with my 4yr old and 6 month old. I would recommend her for all your photographic needs. She knows how to work with color and lighting to make "that moment" truly shine! " Lichen Bratten "Tailwaggers for your pet in Whitefish does a fund raiser every year sponsoring the Spay Neuter Task force. This year was the biggest and best yet and clearly Vicky's involvement made a huge and positive contribution. She donated her time and energy,but,the real help came from her vast experience and photo skills. She took fast efficient pictures that allowed us to require little if any cropping to the final prints. All involved send thanks to Vicky for all her help making this the biggest fund raiser success of the year." Jim Connell owner of Tailwaggers pet store "My three sibling and I had the opportunity to model for Vicky while we were kids. When my older sister graduated ,She did a fantastic job! I don't know who else I would have gone to to do mine a few years later. She is very personable and willing to go wherever the client would like. She gave me all the photos on a CD so I could pick and choose exactly what I wanted. At reasonable rates and a keen eye she's a great choice for all your photo needs." Kelsi McGinnis Flathead high school senior graduate To schedule a photo session contact her at 917 971 3755 or in Kalispell at 406 257 6122 . She is currently working on a photography exhibition entitled : "Children under the Montana sky".