Betty Shepherd

Photographer and Photo Editor

“I am so happy to work with a project that encourages people to have a happy and healthy lifestyle!”

Since March of 2007, Betty Shepherd has been shooting spectacular photographs for the Take The Magic Step Web site. As a former professional tennis coach and one of New Zealand’s top selling real estate agents, Betty is now taking life a little slower to spend more time with her husband, Roger, and two children and grandchildren. With hobbies like mountain biking and bird photography, Betty enjoys exploring the power and beauty of nature in her native New Zealand. If you would like more information about Betty and her photography, please email

How Take The Magic Step has affected Betty’s life:
“Whenever I find myself asking ‘how am I going to take a photo of that,’ Take The Magic Step encourages me to experiment and learn new techniques.”