About Brenda Reid

We are Brenda Reid and Ron Van Dyke, digital nomads from Vancouver, B.C., Canada currently "on assignment" living between Canada and the Unesco World Heritage site of San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, Mexico (also voted as the best city in the world to live by Condé Nast) fulfilling our dream of making a living from freelance photography to supplement and support our travel habit. Ronald Van Dyke, former Western Canada Regional Sales Manager in the pharmaceutical industry for over 25 years. Ron immerses himself in his loves of photography and music. Brenda Reid is a former local government employee working in office administration. Brenda created and maintains the Travel Photos Riches website and is a lover of the no-muss-no-fuss style of point 'n shoot photography. Brenda is a singer songwriter and loves music.

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