This site is the combined work of Gay Bumgarner and her daughter and daughters daughter. Our business is called "Mother-Daughter Press".
Gay Bumgarner, was a landscape designer for 30 years and a professional photographer for 25, She cherished the natural world and dedicated her life to capturing and enhancing the beauty of nature.
Her landscape design work has been featured in many magazines and books on the subject, and she has authored numerous publications and articles on landscaping and design. Designing gardens to attract wildlife was one of her many artistic specialties. Gay migrated from landscape design to photography when her interests in the relationships and the beauty of nature began to take precedence with her creative goals. Her work was featured in many publications and carried by Stock photography agencies.
Following in her footsteps, Sharon and Natalya McDonnell, maintain her images and have been watching and photographing the natural world, gardens, and birds.