Tina K. VaLant originally hails from Portage, Indiana. A highly creative visionary, she stops time, instills confidence and captures memories for over three decades. This award-winning photographer instinctively brings out the best in her subjects, whether she's capturing a person, place, event, flora or fauna. Her assignments span individual portraits, weddings, special events, golf (including The Honda Classic®), and conferences.
Having always shared a special kinship with nature and animals, Tina is a life-time animal advocate. She rescues and rehomes dogs (cats, birds, etc), assists wildlife and raises/releases native butterflies. Tina believes, “Everything we think, do and say matters”. Her mantra is to “Serve, share, and shine”. Serving as a speaker, photographer, columnist, and advocate, Tina shares her gifts with numerous charitable (two and four legged) organizations, promotes mental health awareness, and enjoys going live! She is the founder and one of four producers of #LadiesGoLive, which gives women the the opportunity to shine, while promoting their businesses and philanthropic endeavors and share creativity and inspircation (inspiration + education) using a live video platform.
Tina, her husband Bob and menagerie reside in South Florida.