Photographer: A resident of Coastal Georgia, Debbi Zepp captures Savannah's diverse beauty in her breathtaking photographs that provide a tour of southern history, coastal waters, wild life, marshes, architecture, and character that only Savannah, Georgia, offers. Debbi has been a newspaper photojournalist in the D.C. area, photographer and graphic designer in Lexington, Kentucky, and an award winning photographer in Coastal Georgia. She has traveled and lived on and off the Continent, including Guam, where her son Jonz was born. Debbi loves Savannah with its inviting scenery and is always looking for one more bird, wildlife, landscape or seascape to photograph - it keeps her creative.
Writer: Karen T. Bartlett is an award-winning professional photojournalist whose travel articles and photography appear regularly in magazines, travel guides, newspapers and books throughout North America and the Caribbean. Her assignments have taken her from the savannas of South Africa to the temples of Bali. She recently documented the primitive land-diving rituals on remote Pentecost Island in the South Pacific. Karen lives in Naples, where she is a contributing editor of Gulfshore Life magazine. Her bylines and photography have appeared consistently in the region's leading magazines for the past decade. Her credentials also include the Toronto Star, Caribbean Travel & Life magazine, N, The Magazine of Naples and the book The Best Florida Getaways. Karen was the photographer and author of Twin Lights Publishers 2007 title, Naple, Florida: A Photographic Portrait and has written several narratives for additional titles in the Photographic Portraits series.