Glennis studied with National Geographic photographer Mark Thiessen and her work has been highlighted in National Geographic online galleries six times, including features on China and Frogs. She was also invited to contribute to Nat Geo's stock collection. Honorable Mention in the 2011 Int'l Photography Gala Awards, Finalist in PDN Magazine's 2011 and 2012 Annual Photography Contests, 2 Bronze Awards in the 2011 Epson Int'l Pano Competition, Runner-up winner in the 2010 Robert Cornelius Portrait Awards and a finalist in the 2010 Lucie Foundation Julie Margaret Cameron Int'l Awards, Glennis recently partnered with Speaker and Author Nick Vujicic, Grammy-nominated Eric Lewis, the Int'l Trumpet Guild, and Classical Guitarist Ernesto Tamayo. Women in Photography International (WIPI) awarded Glennis 2nd place and four honorable mentions in three juried competitions. She was nominated for a Florida Magazine Association’s 2010 Charlie Award, and her work was selected for the prestigious 2009 Art of Photography international exhibition, for which just 111 images were chosen from 16,000 entries. Glennis’s images were featured in 2011's Snap! Int'l Exhibition in Orlando, five juried 2009-10 exhibitions at The Center for Fine Art Photography in Colorado, and The Minneapolis Photography Center selected her work for two juried exhibitions in late 2009 and 2010. Glennis’s first foray into Set Photography was with the production of The Butterfly Circus. The film went on to win Doorpost Film Project’s 2009 Grand Prize. The Museum of Florida Art featured five of her images in 2009’s Chrome and Leather show, and three images will be in ASMP’s soon-to-be-published “Light of Florida” book. She’s also been published in Central Florida Lifestyle Magazine, Int'l Trumpet Guild Magazine, Albuquerque Magazine, Peterson’s Photographic Magazine, on Shutterbug’s website, and in various newspapers. She is a member of WIPI and ASMP.
Glennis shoots with a Canon EOS 5D Mark II.
She was born and raised in South Dakota, and earned a Bachelor's in Music Education from South Dakota State University.
“We live by faith, not by sight.” 2 Cor 5:7
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"The goal of life is not to arrive safely, but rather to barrel through haphazardly, arriving at the far side beat-up, battered, bruised and exhausted, but thinking 'Wow, what a ride!'" -Anonymous