Debra began her passion for photographing people in high school and started her career as a music photographer in 1999, and eventually moved into doing weddings and portraits. She has worked with many of the top musical talents including Belle and Sebastian, The Polyphonic Spree, and Cat Power. She was the Photo Editor at Devil in the Woods (DIW) Magazine (now long gone), and her work has appeared in numerous magazines including¬†Rolling Stone,¬†Mojo,¬†Entertainment Weekly, and the¬†San Francisco Chronicle.
Debra's photography is characterized by its spontaneous ability to capture the personalities of its subjects in their most revealing moments. She cultivates such a style through a relaxed, low-pressure approach and through her charming ability to engage and create an unobtrusive rapport with her clients.
Debra is a member of the Wedding Photojournalist Association (WPJA), Professional Photographers of America (PPA), and the International Society of Professional Wedding Photographers (ISPWP).