Chuck Egerton, former department head at RCC photo and instructor for design, history, commercial and view camera, used Polaroids as a way to teach various concepts. We are fortunate to have quite a few of the images Chuck and the students made over the years and will be sharing more of the Polaroid collection in the future.
Nothing says color funk quite as well as an out of date Polaroid.
Sarah Mitchell, owner of Sarah Lynn Studios, has earned the prestigious title of Certified Professional Photographer from Professional Photographers of America. According to PPA, “the Certified Professional Photographer (CPP) credential serves to identify professional photographers who have demonstrated technical competence through a written examination and photographic image submission.”
In 2016, Sarah earned her degree in Photographic Technology, Portrait Studio Management. Sarah’s studio, based in Rockwell, NC, serves clients in the counties of Cabarrus, Davidson, Rowan and North Mecklenberg.
RCC Alumni Sara Brennan and Matthew Brian Guerrant have images from MerleFest published in Rolling Stone Magazine.
The Avett Brothers perform at the 30th annual MerleFest in North Carolina. Sara Brennan
RCC Commercial Photography graduate Nick Grancharoff was part of a winning team entry in the 22nd Annual Communicator Awards. Nick’s photography, including the cover of The Zachry Force Report was part of the Jeff Heinke Designs winning entry, winning for overall writing, photography and design in a employee publication: 2016 Silver Award of Distinction: Zachry Force Report January-February 2016 Employee Publication – Newsletter.
The Communicator Awards is the leading international awards program recognizing big ideas in marketing and communications. Founded two decades ago, The Communicator Awards receives over 6,000 entries from companies and agencies of all sizes, making it one of the largest awards of its kind in the world.