Grace Pamela – Owner and Founder
Grace Pamela is self-taught and is learning and growing through her passion for art and creativity. Her goals in life and in her business are to show that anything is possible no matter where you come from and to help others succeed. She is always dreaming up new ways to help photographers grow their business’ through Summerana™ – Photoshop Actions for Photographers by offering resources, templates, Photoshop actions, textures, giveaways, freebies, volunteering, mentoring, inspiration and more. Having experience as a photographer, a model, and a mom, she knows what goes on both behind and in front of the camera, all while managing the busy lifestyle of a work at home parent.
The name, Summerana™ (pronounced Summer-aah-nuh), comes from putting her two daughters names together and you’ll often see Summer and Liliana in her work as they are both her favorite models and creators! Grace prides herself and her business in being friendly, caring and professional, with the goal of helping you grow both as a person and as a business.
Daniel Matthew – Community and Marketing
Daniel Matthew aka “Mr. Summerana” has been Grace’s number one supporter when it comes to building Summerana and was even the one to buy Grace her very first camera. He enjoys staying at home to help raise their little girls, and being able to kiss everyone’s boo-boo’s when they fall down. Summerana could not be where it is now without Daniel, and he continues to thrive behind the scenes supporting both the back and front end of Summerana. Daniel assists Grace in many areas behind the scenes, including product designing and also assists during photoshoots. Additionally, he runs a DJ business and teams up with Grace to create the ultimate DJ/Wedding photographer package.
Samantha Boos – Graphic Design
Samantha Boos is a Senior at UW-Stout studying Graphic Design with a minor in photography. She is passionate about art and being creative.
Lindsey Lee – Photographer Contributor
Lindsey Lee is a Fine Art photographer at L&L Photography located in Baltimore, Maryland. Along with her photography, she also produces hand-editing workshops to help photographers grow their skills.
Katt Armendariz – Photo Editor and Content Creator
Katt Armendariz, of Kattegory Photography, is a graphics designer and Photo Manipulator, know for her diverse Photoshop composites; ranging from your average edits to “not-so-average” edits. She is published in 5 magazines, one of said magazines ‘Alfred Angelo Bridal’, a company affiliated with Disney! Based out of El Paso, Texas and mother of 4. Driven by her passion for creating one-of-a-kind images that bring your imagination to life.
Mallerie – Support Manager
Mallerie is a full-time mother and avid photographer with an eye for capturing joy in the most candid moments. Her current project is transforming her passion for still life into videography of daily life.
Rhiannon D’Averc – Author
Rhiannon D’Averc is a portrait photographer at PCI Studio based in Tonbridge, Kent. She has experience in areas such as teen shoots,maternity, fashion, beauty, and portraiture. She also holds a degree in Photography from the University of Hertfordshire.