With over 30 years of marketing and photography experience, I understand the value of excellent imagery and effective marketing.
With a focus in architecture, interiors, the trades, and a niche in fine dining, my editorial work — written and photographic — is featured in business, lifestyle, shelter and design publications throughout the West.
I was an early adopter in the high-resolution digital revolution, shooting state-of-the-art, Canon DSLRs paired with a a quiver of crystal-clear L glass. My studio
is equipped with enough Macintosh firepower to keep Apple stockholders happy every quarter.
An avid researcher with a passion for art, design, and architecture, my creativity is enlivened through collaboration. Process-driven, my preparations
include meeting with stakeholders (the earlier the
better), site review, orientation, landscape constraints
and the minutiae—like knowing when the sun rises and sets. As in life, timing is everything.
An expert in post-production — from print to Internet — I’m technology savvy, adept in end-use requirements, and fluent in designer-speak.
Along with creating stellar imagery, I can manage your marketing, print or web development projects, or work directly with your designer or developer.
But most importantly, I know how to get the job done — on time, on budget, with no headaches.
Ramona d'Viola is the only photographer I want to work with. She has an amazing eye for composition and an immense wealth of experience that informs all of her work. She's not just a skillful photographer. Her preparation, communication, and delivery skills are consummately professional and reliable and worth far more than her reasonable fees.
Ramona d’Viola - Earthling
Ramona d’Viola is an award-winning photographer and journalist who received her photography education while serving in the United States Marine Corps. But it was in the corporate trenches, with companies like Borland, Lucent Technologies and NetApp, where she earned her marketing stripes.
A regular contributor to shelter, design and lifestyle publications throughout the West, d'Viola's monthly real estate and design columns can be found in Oakland and Alameda Magazines. She is the 2009 recipient of San Diego Press Club's "Excellence in Journalism" award.
For the past three decades, d’Viola has traveled extensively, covering and participating in noteworthy events such as the 1985 Women’s Tour de France, the 2001 Australian Paddleboard World Championships, and the 2003 World Record-setting, Women’s Full Moon Paddle from Cuba to Key West.
When not traveling, she lives on a lake with her dog Milo.