Vallarie Enriquez is a self-taught professional photographer, videographer and graphic designer. Originally from California, she currently resides in El Paso, Texas where she received a B.A. in Art from the University of Texas at El Paso. Her interest in photography began as fine art, but quickly progressed into a commercial career.

She is co-owner of Vantage Point Visual Studios, inc., a studio she launched with her husband, Arturo Enriquez, in 1976. Throughout her career, she has been published in numerous magazines and books including a feature article in Nikon World Magazine and has received many advertising awards. Her stock photography has been included in on-line publications including: Chicago Tribune, Fortune,,, foxnews,, and

Vallarie enjoys exploring personal work and has participated in numerous group and solo art shows. She has been awarded several public art projects in El Paso.

When I first picked up a camera, it quickly became a natural extension of my creative expression. Another eye through which to view the world - a constant companion as I explore mother nature and human nature. Through photography, I am reminded that we are all connected . . . man to man – man to nature.