“I think Sue thought of herself as a portrait photographer and not as an advertising photographer. I think the fact that she was able to monetize her portraiture and be financially successful through it is great–and she appreciated that–but I just think she wants to be remembered as a great portrait photographer.” -David Zickl
Family and friends were extremely important to Bennett. Some of her personal favorites are photographs of her nieces and nephews to whom she was very close. Bennett prioritized the people she held dearest and her personal portraiture features some of her most touching work. Bennett often produced personal projects, which clients would later lease for the use of the stock image.