John Bennett

John-Mug The work of John Bennett
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Position/Title:
Photography Adjunct

Contact Information
Email: jbennett@georgefox.edu

What do you do at Fox?
Teach the inner and outer workings of the art and science of the image making process.

When did you start working at Fox?
2004

Education/Experience:
Art studies (CA, TN); Photo degree (NYI); Professional photographer for 25 years; Owned 2 commercial studios in CA; Taught photo (LA Adult Education, LA Learning Tree University); Currently a full-time commercial photographer.

What is something you’d like to do in the future?
Teach photography full-time. Another cross-country motorcycle trip/photo safari.

What is something you’re grateful for, appreciate, encouraged by, or excited about?
Grateful for: Salvation
Appreciate: Friends
Encouraged by and excited about: Students with a desire to learn

Personal notes:
I am a Gentleman Farmer (11 sheep, 11 chickens, one llama); I have a wife and four daughters; I collect vintage cameras, duh!

What kind of art do you do?
Experimenting with layers of light (as well as ink colors) in photography.

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