was born and raised in the heart of the Midwest. She began exploring the world of film with a disposable point-and-shoot camera at the age of 11.
As her interest in photography grew, so did her skills and creativity. She began experimenting with a variety of unique and expired film stocks, allowing her to capture the essence of the landscapes that surrounded her. It was through this experimentation that she created her first series, "Tenderhearted Impressions of Mother Nature." This series is inspired by the poetry of the world and explores the beauty of nature and its impact on the human spirit.
Through the lens, Destry captured the intricate details of the natural world, showcasing the delicate balance between light and shadow, movement and stillness, and color and texture.