Let’s see and make beautiful photographs together. This summer I’ll be teaching, touring and making photographs in various parts of France. Join me!. Here are two very different opportunities to study and make photographs. Please don’t hesitate to reach out to me with your questions. Both have early bird registration rates of $100 off if you register by Dec 31, 2017.… Read More Photography in France 2017
Erika Gentry has been selected as a faculty member to teach with the University of Virginia in their Spring 2016 Semester at Sea Voyage “Around the World”. The voyage begins January 5, 2016 in San Diego, Ca and ends April 16, 2016 in England. Together with 600 students and 35 faculty, the floating University (a 1998 cruise… Read More Gentry to Sail with University of Virginia’s Semester at Sea Program Spring ’16
Remember that when you leave this earth, you can take with you nothing that you have received–only what you have given. – St. Francis of Assisi During my artist in residence stay at Art Studio Ginestrelle near Assisi Italy, I went to several Umbrian towns and asked to make portraits of the residents which they… Read More “Ritratto Gratis” Featured in “Corriere dell’Umbria”, Italy
“To collect photographs is to collect the world”. – Susan Sontag Images: Erika Gentry Through the mass medium of digital photography, the act of collecting photographs as a means of experiential evidence has exploded. With our cameras, we try to decide what is important to observe. We gather anthologies of the world quickly to view… Read More I Was Here – SFBPPA Opening 11/6/2008
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Erika Gentry of the City College of San Francisco Photography Department faculty was awarded the Dean Collins Educator Scholarship to attend Photoshop World Boston in early April. She was nominated for the award by her students. The scholarship honors the legacy of Photoshop educator Dean Collins and is awarded annually to one high school or… Read More Gentry Wins Scholarship to Photoshop World