Interview with Jerry Tavin

John Lund asks YPA's Co-founder how the organization can offer a helping hand to emerging photographers. You have a long history in the photography business. Can you share with us some highlights of your photography career? I founded a company called nonstock with Janou Pakter, who was also my co-partner…

Where Are They Now: Yolissma Vance

Since my mentorship with Young Photographers Alliance, I have graduated college and have been looking for entry level product photography jobs. In the meantime, I am working at a well known international coffee shop crafting lattes and upside down caramel macchiatos. I’m also considering going back to school to get an…

Where Are They Now: Danya Ensing

Since completing my mentorship program with Young Photographer's Alliance, I received my BFA in Photography from OCAD University in Toronto, where I learned to fine tune my color darkroom processing and printing skills. While at OCAD U, I participated in an International Arts Collaborations course, where students partner with other classmates…

Where Are They Now: Victoria Meades

Since finishing the YPA Mentoring Program in 2014, I moved back home after completing my university degree. My passion for photography was still strong but I wanted to gain some more photographic experience before having the confidence to hopefully set up my freelance practice. I looked into assisting but before I could…

Mentoring Program 2016

We'll soon be taking applications for our 2016 Mentoring Program. In 2014, YPA organized mentoring for 12 teams in the US, Canada and England. In all, 46 college photography students received coaching from 27 professionals, photographers and photo editors, over the course of the summer. The 2014 theme: Boundaries “There…
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