A quote by D.H. Lawrence best articulates the driving force behind my love for photography: “The human soul needs actual beauty more than bread.”
Thanks to RedBubble for setting up a virtual table where we can enjoy the feast!

The camera used for the majority of images in this portfolio is an Olympus E-volt 510. If you would like to know more about my choice and learn about the Four Thirds system go here for a great review!

To view my gallery, here is the link to my official Bubblesite

This is the cover to a self published book featuring much of my photography and writing inspired by nature and travel. The Long Way Home by Dawne Olson

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  • Joined: March 2008


Sharing South Dakota

Hi all, / I am just letting everyone know about the new challenge in the South Dakota group: South Dakota Best / I hope if you have an image of our state that you will be sure to join our group and put up your best work in this challenge. And here is a little inspiration from the SD tourism website to get you into the spirit of the challenge! / [Video]
Posted over 7 years – 2 comments

Our dog died yesterday...

Our dear dog, Summer, who has been with our family for 13 years passed away in her sleep yesterday afternoon. We knew at her age that every day was a bonus with her and we prayed that when it was her time to go, that we would not be faced with a difficult decision about weather to ‘help’ her or determine an end for her suffering. On Monday it was a holiday (Martin Luther King day) a…
Posted over 9 years – 14 comments

Where I've been...

My activity on RedBubble has been very scarce lately and I feel like I’ve lost some “friends” due to my neglect! If anyone is still there who I’ve been sharing this space with for the past few years that happened to miss me, here is the reason: / I started building a canoe on December first, and while the project is still ongoing, I thought I better stop in and give an ac…
Posted over 9 years – 10 comments

Two sales in three days.....

After a bit of a dry spell and a sad couple weeks with my camera in for repairs I was really delighted to open my email Sunday and today and found I had sold two works this week! / A medium sized framed print of Spearfish Canyon / and matted print of Colors from the Earth / THANK YOU to the buyers!! I am so honored that you chose my work. / Enjoy! / Dawne
Posted almost 10 years – 12 comments

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