Shellye has worked in a commercial setting in addition to her fine art practice. Her experience includes working as a photographer for national brands like Chewy.com and working in commercial food photography studios. At Chewy.com she worked as both lifestyle and e-commerce photographer. She also photographed shelter dogs here as a community service to help local pets find homes.
Additionally, her work includes digitalization of the collection of textiles and clothes for the Texas Fashion Collection. Here she uses her photography and editing skills to document the collection so others can enjoy and research our cultural history. Items range from garments centuries old to modern fashion including designers like Dior, de la Renta, and Chanel.