Field of Dreams, Photograph, 24"x36", Jennifer Davis Heffner
Public reception for the Artist: Saturday, December 14, 6-8pm.
Jennifer Davis Heffner has shot over 10.000 photographs at Barrel Oak Winery. Her carefully composed photographs reveal the beauty of the vineyards at Barrel Oak as well as the process and passion of those who endeavor to make great wine in Virginia.
About the Artist:
"I knew by the age of nine that I wanted to be a photojournalist. For over 20 years, I have been using photography as my art medium. I have established a career as an award-winning photojournalist, photographer and photo editor.
I started my first job as a photographer at my small hometown newspaper and worked my way up to working for some of the best newspapers in the country. When I left the newspaper industry, I went to work in the photo office at The White House for the Executive Office of the President as a photo editor. I have worked for many other companies such as National Geographic, AOL, USA Today and K12 Inc.
I am proud to say I own my own photography business, Vita Images with my husband, Mike Heffner. We take photojournalistc approach to wedding photography and love shooting family and corporate protraits as well.
I also serve as an active board member for the American Society of Picture Professionals (ASPP) DC/South Chapter and ASPP National Board. I also serve as the Education Chair for Women Photojournalists of Washington (WPOW). I am a member of the Wedding Photojournalist Association, National Press Photographers Association and Professional Photographers of America."