Sloan Edenfield (Creative Director) holds a B.A. in Theatre Arts from The University ofthe South in Sewanee, TN, with a concentration in Direction and Lighting Design. Sloan worked as a theatre director and manager in New York City before moving back down south. While in New York, she worked with The Roundabout Theater, The Manhattan Theatre Club, The Fringe Festival, The Flying Machine, and Soho Rep. Sloan has also been a member of the V-day Organization since its creation. Sloan's professors always said she was gifted with vision-- a vision to see a picture in her head and bring it to life on the stage. It is that same vision she brings to her photography and to Belle Eden Studio. Sloan's photographs have been featured on WSAV, WTOC, and SavannahNOW. She serves on the Board of Directors of the Tybee Post Theater and is a Board Member of the Tybee Island Community Pool. As well as serving as Creative Director, Sloan is also a make-up artist.
Olivia Glaude (Modeling Coach, Wedding/Event Planner) is a native of northeast Georgia and has been living in the Savannah area for several years. While working as a Registered Nurse at Memorial Hospital, she is also enrolled in Penn Foster Career School's certified wedding planner program, expected to earn her certification in June 2013. Olivia has served in the U.S. Army as a combat medic, returning from a tour in Iraq in 2009. Currently, she is working on several different projects with Belle Eden Studio, including planning upcoming events and negotiating contracts for several photo shoots in various locations throughout the state.
Krista Taranovich (Modeling Coach/Event Coordination, Hair and Make-up) has been modeling professionally in the Savannah area for several years. She connected with Belle Eden in April and after multiple shoots became the face of the studio in July when she posed for the fall/winter edition of the Savannah Wedding magazine. She is a certified personal trainer, pole dance instructor, gymnast and party planner/consultant. She is the cover model for 2 upcoming magazines. Her job responsibilities will be endless, but luckily, so is her energy!
Steele Knudson (Lead Photographer) has a J.D. from George Mason School of Law and a B.S. in Urban Planning. He has been a a law professor, a lawyer and a planner. But before all of that, Steele started in Hollywood at the USC School of Cinematic Arts.. While attending film school, he also also managed to work full time in Hollywood behind the camera. He's even on the IMDB! His pictures have been featured on National Magazine covers, CNN, local news media, Baltimore Fashion Week, Savannah Magazine, and New York Magazine. One of his earlier works, "Vigilance", has won numerous awards and has been featured in an advertising campaign in North Carolina. His newest picture, "The Sentinel", has been featured on The Weather Channel, WSAV, and WTOC and is going to be used as the featured image for the Gary Oetgen Agency. Some of his creations have been featured in local galleries, including a maternity series that maintains a current space at a gallery on Tybee Island, as well as a large canvas that is currently hanging at Vickie's Restaurant, also on Tybee Island. Steele has taken photographs for the March of Dimes and is also a photographer for Hope for Savannah. Mr. Knudson serves as In-House Counsel and CIO of Belle Eden Studio.
Jessica Dooley (Photographer).
Elaine Duree (Photographer).