Hamilton is an exhibiting member at the Marblehead Art Association, Newburyport Art Association, and Rockport Art Association and Museum. Her work has been accepted and won awards in juried shows including the Regional Juried show at Newburyport Art Association, and the Fine Art of Photography Show at the Plymouth Guild in 2011 - 2020.
Hamilton served on the Rockport Art Association and Museum Board of Directors for eight years; and Essex Camera Gallery Board for three years. Hamilton has studied photography at the Griffin Museum and the New England School of Photography.
Her inspiration stems from having one of her very first images published in a newspaper. She enjoys sharing her passion with new and emerging photographers. She lives in and is inspired by the artistic community of Cape Ann, MA.
“It is an illusion that photos are made with the camera…
they are made with the eye, heart and head.” – Henri Cartier-Bresson