Molly McDonald Peterson. Raised in rural Illinois, Molly found her way to Virginia in 2008. Now, at age 30, Molly M. Peterson has embraced her gifts and talents to document life behind the lens. She has been a professional photographer for over a decade; her work is genuine, award-winning, and published.
She and her husband are sustainable farmers in Rappahannock County, Virginia raising grassfed and grass-finished beef, lamb and pastured pork. They own a farm store in Sperryville, Virginia offering their farm products as well as small-batch and artisanal goods. Visit the farm at www.heritagehollowfarms.net
Molly firmly believes in the honesty, integrity, authenticity, and beauty in the essence of the natural world. She carries such throughout all of her work and personal life. She is an active participant in her local community as well as a number of charitable organizations.
Available for worldwide editorial commissions, she accepts limited births and weddings each year as well as documenting other life moments and milestones. She is the contributor to five cookbooks - two due on shelves in 2015. Custom prints available for all "Farm Life" series images.
Member of Businesses of Rappahannock, The Rappahannock County Artisan Trail, Rappahannock League for Environmental Protection (RLEP) and Rappahannock Association for the Arts and the Community (RAAC).
Editing Stage The Face of Our Farms (tentatively named) - Editorial & Cookbook: Photography Contributor with author Forrest Pritchard of Gaining Ground to be published by The Experiment Publishing due September 2015.
Farm to School Farm Heroes Trading Cards: distributed throughout 3 county schools.
On-Going Documenting Life Project: Monthly from age day 5 through age 5+ years documenting the lives of three siblings.
Marketing Consultation and Web/Social Media Support: various Virginia-grown businesses.
2015 Weddings & Birth Sessions: inquire for more information.
Documenting Life Sessions & Professional Headshot Sessions: currently booking through June 2015.