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Craig Carlson

  Craig Carlson became interested in photography in his early teens and subsequently worked at student publications from High School through his University studies. Craig received his Bachelors of Arts in Editorial Journalism in 1973 from San Diego State University and Masters of Arts in Studio Arts with an emphasis in Photography from Humboldt State University in 1976. He has owned and operated a commercial photography studio for over 35 years serving editorial, financial and advertising clients.

North Mission Road At Macy Street Bridge, Los Angeles, California, 2016

  He has taught photography for 40 years in several Colleges throughout San Diego County, including teaching creative photography and digital imaging in the School of Art + Design at San Diego State University for the last twenty-four years.

  He is the author of “Look Before You See”, a 208 page self published introduction to the art of photography and digital capture.

  Craig has exhibited his photographs since 1970 and is included in numerous corporate and private collections. His most recent work straddles five different projects (see New Work In Five Movements).2019n003_31_Mannequin Along Columbia Street_Downtown San Diego1) Street Work
2018DSC2540, Public Forest Shooting Range, Along Jeep Trail, West of Colorado Springs, Colorado2) Public Land Use
3) Crepuscular Light
2019n006_03, Recycling Yard, Barrio Logan Brewery, South San Diego4) Barrio Logan, South San Diego
2019n008_3, Along Interstate 5, Near National City, California5) Right-of-way

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