Karen has been taking photo's for many years. She was published as a young woman in American Heritage with two photo essays that she did with her husband at that time. After a long and satisfying career as a Registered Nurse, taking photos mainly as a hobby, she retired and started shooting professionally. Karen's business Karen O'Donnell Photography has grown nicely in the past three years. She is a portrait and event photographer. She is also employed by Wagner College Theatre Department as their photographer and enjoys photographing each of their 8 productions a year. Karen continues to work on personal projects as well. One of them is a group of photos called "drive by shootings". She takes these photos from moving vehicles while driving through towns and countrysides in the USA.