Karin O'Very has been a professional photographer of 12 years. Her work was published in local newspapers and magazines, along with several books and websites. Karin graduated from Horton Watkins (Ladue) High School in 1988. After college, she became an emergency medical technician for several years for a local private ambulance company. There, she met her husband of 15 years, who is a firefighter/paramedic. They have three daughters and live in Wildwood on their farm with many furry family members as well.