About Betsy Malloy

Betsy Malloy is a freelance photographer and travel writer based in the San Francisco, California area. You can contact her at  frombetsymalloy@gmail.com

She specializes in travel photography and cityscapes, with a focus on California.

Her photographs have appeared on the MSN and Fodors Travel Wire websites, in Porthole Magazine, Mabuhay (Philippine Airlines), in the San Francisco Chronicle, Dallas Morning News, Boston Herald and other newspapers, and on the cover of Ideas on Liberty.

Betsy is a largely self-taught photographer, but she has studied with Barbara Brundege and taken classes and workshops with Bob Krist and John Paul Caponigro, among others. Betsy’s latest project is Images of the Golden Gate Bridge, a stock image website with a narrow focus on the San Francisco landmark

When she’s not behind the lens, Betsy is often at her keyboard. She also writes about California travel for About.com at gocalifornia.about.com, where she has posted thousands of other photographs of California and the Western U. S.

She is also the author and photographer for California Mission Projects Made Easy, a series of self-published e-books designed to help California fourth grade students learn more about the state’s Spanish missions. Her first book, The Everything Travel Guide to Disneyland, California Adventure and Southern California was published by Adams Media in August, 2007 and her most recent self-published Disneyland guide The Disneyland Book is available through Amazon.com