Allison Turpen

Allison is a family and lifestyle photographer in Austin, TX. She is also a contributing photographer to the Austin Mom’s Blog. Originally from New Mexico, Allison attended the University of New Mexico where she studied biology and spanish. She then moved to the east coast to conduct research in cellular biology before her husband's job brought them to Austin. After moving to Austin, Allison became a science teacher and mom. She enjoys folk music, hiking, playing board games, gardening, and the show Survivor.

Meet Allison Turpen: Biologist Turned Teacher Turned Mom + Photographer

I’m really honored to be a contributing photographer for the Austin Mom’s!  Cameras remind me of microscopes. There’s something so satisfying about seeing things up close and magnified. I always thought I was someone who...