Developing a passion for photography at a young age, Amanda invested a majority of her young & teenage years traveling to many different areas of the United States, Europe, and the Caribbean Islands all of which have influenced her artist perspective, and contributed to understanding the photography world. Amanda has received a degree from Spartanburg Methodist College in South Carolina pursuing a degree in Studio Art with a focus in history. Since acquiring a professional camera, Amanda has had the opportunity to shoot live action photos of up-and-coming professional race car driver Kodie Connor from Charlotte, North Carolina.Cannon has also provided photos for live music events in South Carolina. In 2017 photography took her overseas to Oxford, England where she photographed author Douglas Bond. Over the years, Leidy has taken high school senior portraits and infant and childhood portraits.