Diane Beals

Diane Beals Photographer

    Career

  • Professional Documentary, Landscape and Street Photographer 2012 - Present.
  • Photographer/Business Owner /Operator at Diane Beals Photography/DBFoto 2000 - 2012.

    Education

  • Bachelor of Fine Arts Oregon State University 2000.

    Public Showings

  • Landscapes: Grand Vines Salem OR. 2013.
  • A Day in the Life Series: Vinti's Cafe Salem Oregon 2009.
  • Street Documentary projects: June Drake Gallery, Silverton OR.
  • Faces of Salem: Reed Opera House 2001.
  • Children and Family series: Grand Vines, Salem OR, 2001.

    Affiliations

  • Member of Salem Photo League 2011-present.
  • Member Oregon Photographers 2011-present.
  • Member PPO (Professional Photographers of Oregon) 2002-present.

    Speaking Engagements

  • The Portland Art Museum, Guest Speaker
    "My journey from portrait studio owner to documentary and street photographer" - January 2017
  • Featured Speaker for Salem Photo League
    "History of my 15 years in Photography" - March 21, 2013.

    Published Books

  • 'A Day in the Life' - published July 2006.

    News

    Statesman Journal Newspaper

  • Featured Photographer, 'Faces of Alzheimer's' project, Tuesday March 15, 2014 .
  • Featured Photographer, 'Faces of Alzheimer's' project, Sunday April 1, 2012.
  • Featured Photographer for Salem Film Festival posters March 29, 2007.
  • 'A Day in the Life' project, Tuesday June 13, 2006.
  • 'A Day in the Life' project, Tuesday May 4, 2006.
  • Featured Business Owner, Statesman Journal, Tuesday, October 1, 2002.
  • Featured Business Owner, Thursday June 6, 2002.

  • Salem Monthly Newspaper

  • Featured photographer, Homeless Project, January, 2014.

    Awards

  • 2016 "Best of Mid-Valley" Photographer award.
  • Finalist Photographer's Forum Magazine 2000.
  • Finalist Photographer's Forum Magazine 1999.

    Honors

  • Judge for Oregon State Fair 2009.