I recently spent some time with Kathy Stewart and my horse, Illusion, photographing their interaction as Kathy provided massage therapy to Illusion. Kathy is an experienced massage therapist in Sonoma County who decided not too long ago to expand her services to include massage therapy for horses. Kathy is one of those people you would call a “lifelong learner.” She is always seeking to learn and acquire new techniques and knowledge that will make her a better masseuse. After studying meditation and healing with a Native American medicine man for five years, she is taking her newly acquired methods and applying them to horses. … Read More...
Capturing the bond between animals and their people.
"Thank you, Susan Panetta! I was really nervous going into my photo session with my two horses. It was all new to me since my only other photographs were taken by photographers at horse shows. Susan was very generous in sharing information about her work and professional approach. She took all my . . . "