Rita Hamilton was born in New York. She is an artist, photographer and teacher. Her photographic work concentrates on landscapes and people, as well as abstract design projects. Rita’s photography has taken her to remote areas of the world where she has captured images of the raw beauty found in nature.

Rita is a member photographer for the Heart Gallery in Los Angeles and is a member of the Professional Photography Association and Women in Photography International. She also holds a Ph.D in Health and Human Services/Psychology and works in the greater Los Angeles Area. Her artistic work has been exhibited in numerous galleries and is included in many private and public collections. She has a web site at hamiltonpictures.org.