Capturing Life……

As It Happens!

A Professional Photographer, Writer, Illustrator,
Designer, and Publisher


The Beginning

After years as a worldwide professional photographer, my career came to a crashing halt with a stroke in 2010. Now disabled, I continue to write stories and shoot photos but with more of a clear focus.

My archival photos still sell through my agent UIG and my book, TRAVELING LIGHT Photographic Memories of a Global Nomad, is available through

Dannielle Hayes Photographer

“Dannielle has seen the world and brought back its soul to share with the rest of us.”

- Pentax Life Magazine