My name is Jeanne-Louise Scout Starbuck Doron DeNatale. You, as well as anyone who knows me, just calls me Scout. I am an incredibly proud and dedicated mother to two beautiful little boys. My family and my passion for photography are the most inspiring elements of my life. Being born and raised in West Marin County instilled in me an undeniable love of the ocean, salty air, days on the beach, and most of all, a sense of appreciation for close knit communities.
A lifelong goal of mine has been to work in a career that allows me to help people. This aspiration led me to Chico State, where I received a degree in Sociology. Plans took an exciting and extra-adorable turn shortly after graduation; my dream to experience motherhood came true. Immediately after my first son’s birth, my photography became more valuable and essential than ever before. Time seemed to dart by and I desired to preserve as many moments as I could with my growing baby. Capturing precious images of my family helps me take in the present moment and cherish it forever. It is my wish to share this delight with others.
Brilliant lyrics, eloquent quotes, anything vintage, and true love influence me greatly. I consider myself an especially empathetic and compassionate person. That being said, I take pride in capturing genuine emotional connections, whether it be on your wedding day, your newborn’s first hours of life, or a seemingly ordinary day for a family portrait. …