Donna Lovely Photos

Portrait, commercial and fine art photography

Based in Bucks County, PA

Donna D. Lovely is a fine art and freelance photographer with an eye of a painter. Her camera captures images with a personal twist. She transforms traditional photographs through her unique point of view and turns them into thoughtful, emotional and sometimes surreal works of art.

"So many intriguing images, so little time. Studying drawing and painting taught me to compose a picture and to really look at and see my surroundings, but I felt restricted to capturing only a small portion of what I wanted to convey. The camera allows me to capture many more of the beautiful and interesting views that I see and tempts me with the promise of many more. To me, a successful photo is one that evokes an emotion and lures the viewer to keep looking for more in the image. The true test is if the viewer remembers the picture long after he sees it."

Donna fell in love with photography at her alma mater, Tufts University, and furthered her photography education at Richmond College in London, S.U.N.Y. Purchase and Creadle School of Art in Winter Park, FL. Her photographs are in numerous private collections as well as the prestigious permanent collections of the Orlando Museum of Art and the Tampa Museum of Art. Jurors have awarded special honors to her work in competitive exhibitions and festivals across the country and her photographs have been exhibited in museums and galleries throughout the USA and in Europe.


Orlando Museum of Art Permanent Collection

Tampa Museum of Art Permanent Collection

Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX

Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, DE

Union League Club Art Gallery, NYC

State Museum of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, PA

DE Center for the Contemporary Arts,Wilmington, DE

Chester County Art Association, West Chester, PA

Cardiff Bay Arts Trust, Wales

Visualize Gallery, Cardiff, Wales

Ffotogallery, Cardiff, Wales

New Jersey Center for Visual Arts, Summit, NJ

Susquehanna Art Museum, Harrisburg, PA

Irving Art Center, Irving, TX

FL State University Gallery & Museum, Tallahassee, FL

Orlando City Hall Gallery, Orlando, FL

Maitland Art Center, Maitland, FL

River Queen Artisans Gallery, Lambertvlle, NJ

Palm Beach Photographic Center, Delray Beach, FL

Photographic Archives, Dallas, TX

Institute of Cultures, Austin, TX

Plano Municipal Center Gallery, Plano, TX

Art Centre of Plano, TX Bath House Cultural Center, Dallas, TX

Parchman Stremmel Gallery, San Antonio, TX

Karen Mitchell Frank Gallery, Dallas, TX

Station Gallery, Greenville, DE Artworks, Kennett Square, PA

Center for the Creative Arts, Yorklyn, DE

Framing Station Gallery, Berwyn, PA

Carolynn Roberts Gallery, Yorklyn, DE

Scott Laurent Galleries, Winter Park, FL

The Gallery Upstairs, Claremont, CA

B. Deemer Gallery, Louisville, KY


New Hope Art League 2013 Juried Show, Second Place for "Cormorants in the Delaware River in Fog"

Artsbridge Exhibition 2012, "Most Contemplative Artwork," New Hope, PA Artsbridge Member's Show 2011, Prallsville Mill, Stockton, NJ 28th

Ellarslie Open, Trenton City Museum, NJ

Artsbridge Member's Show 2010, Prallsville Mill, Stockton, NJ

Artsbridge Members' Show 2009, Prallsville Mill, Stockton, NJ

Broken Sound Art Show, Boca Raton, FL

18th Annual Churchville Photography Contest, PA Center for the Creative Arts Juried Show, Yorklyn , DE

18th Annual Regional Exhibition, Center for Creative Arts, Yorklyn, DE

32nd Annual Lakewood Art Assn., Dallas, TX Plano Art Association Competition, Plano, TX

Art 3 x 3: 1992 Fine Art Competition, Maitland, FL Maitland Art Festival, Maitland, FL Art & Craft Exhibition & Competition, Orlando, FL

Annual Art Exhibition & Competition, Rye, NY


New York Times, April 2011

Best of Photography 2009, Santa Cruz, CA

Susan G. Komen For the Cure Ad Campaigns "Support Your Local Breasts" and "Declare Your Pink"

Gallery Guide: International Collector's Edition

The Herald, Lahaska, PA

Trenton Country Club Magazine covers

Tufts Magazine, Medford MA Delaware

Today Magazine, Wilmington, DE

Family Journal, Orlando, FL

Dallas Morning News, Dallas, TX

Nouveau Magazine, New Hope, PA

Bucks County Woman Magazine, Stockton, NJ

The Weekly, Orlando, FL

Communication News, Nokomis, FL

Park Cities News, Dallas, TX

DallaCite Magazine, Dallas, TX

D Magazine, Dallas, TX

Orlando Sentinel, Orlando, FL

Metro Magazine, Orlando, FL

Landscapes, Dallas Museum of Art, TX

The Groove Monsters, CD cover

Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia, PA

ARTimes, Irving, TX

Lakeviews: Lake Nona Club Newsletter, Orlando, FL

The Kennett Paper, Kennett Square, PA

Bank One Newsletter, Wilmington, DE

The Insider: Winter Park Chamber of Commerce Newsletter, Winter Pk, FL

Central Florida Zoo: Annual Report & Footlights on Wildlife Brochure, Sanford, FL

Orlando Museum of Art Magazines

Commercial photography for golf courses, corporations, etc.

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