Bethany Kennedy is a portrait photographer, who focuses mostly on her daughter Alayna. She started taking photographs in her sophomore year of high school, where she focused mostly on darkroom, and still life’s as the subject matter. She moved on to taking portraits when she attended The Pennsylvania Governor’s School of Excellence: School of Art. There she exhibited all of her work that she produced during that five-week period. She is a graduate of The Maryland Institute College of Art. Bethany now lives in Fort Belvoir, Virginia with her husband and daughter, where she continues to make work.