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DARA BROWN

DARA BROWN

Artist Work

await
October 2004
Photograph
16'X20"
Ribbon
Feb. 2007
Photograph
16'X20"

Artist Information

County
Baltimore City
Artistic Category

Visual Arts

Artist Statement

Dara Brown is a fine artist, photographer, and mother of two. She is an observer of life; therefore her approach as an artist is to capture life’s little nuances on film. Dara photographs breathtaking images of expecting mothers, babies and children with a relaxed approach, allowing the subject’s personality to emerge and in turn creating beautiful images that entrance the viewer. Dara began her career as a teaching artist; sharing her passion for the arts with enthusiasts of all ages. With the birth of her son, a new passion for fine art portraiture evolved. Having taken fine art photography for years it was only natural that she begin capturing the ever-evolving magnificence that is a newborn child. What began as a private passion to preserve the fleeting moments of her son’s infancy soon became a second career as others marveled at her ability to turn milestones into masterpieces Dara’s now devotes herself to helping others forever encapsulate the magnificence that is childhood by documenting their children’s lives through fine art photography. She creates her art by photographing subjects in their own element and in an atmosphere that allows them to be themselves. Whether in your home or on location, at a favorite outdoor destination, she believes in a photojournalistic approach.

Artist Bio

Dara Brown is a fine artist, photographer, and mother of two. She is an observer of life; therefore her approach as an artist is to capture life’s little nuances on film. Dara photographs breathtaking images of expecting mothers, babies and children with a relaxed approach, allowing the subject’s personality to emerge and in turn creating beautiful images that entrance the viewer. Dara began her career as a teaching artist; sharing her passion for the arts with enthusiasts of all ages. With the birth of her son, a new passion for fine art portraiture evolved. Having taken fine art photography for years it was only natural that she begin capturing the ever-evolving magnificence that is a newborn child. What began as a private passion to preserve the fleeting moments of her son’s infancy soon became a second career as others marveled at her ability to turn milestones into masterpieces Dara’s now devotes herself to helping others forever encapsulate the magnificence that is childhood by documenting their children’s lives through fine art photography. She creates her art by photographing subjects in their own element and in an atmosphere that allows them to be themselves. Whether in your home or on location, at a favorite outdoor destination, she believes in a photojournalistic approach. Dara resides in Baltimore, MD with her husband Blair, their son, Victor Rei, and daughter, Brooklyn Damita. She specializes in maternity, newborn, baby, child, family, and teen photography.