Where Are They Now: Teresa Meier

So, what have I been up to... On May 19, 2016 I was officially granted my MFA (major in photography with a fine art focus) from the Academy of Art University in San Francisco. AAU has also selected my portfolio to feature at their annual…

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…

Where Are They Now: Leah Schonauer

In the summer of 2014, I was selected to be a part of the Pittsburgh group of the Young Photographers Alliance Mentoring Program. This was my first opportunity to work with professional photographers and receive gradual feedback of a project from start to finish in…

Where Are They Now: Alessandro Falco

YPA 2013 was my first international experience with photography and I'm grateful to Justin Sutcliffe for the passion and support he transmitted to me during those valuable weeks in London. While there, I had the opportunity of showing my portfolio to a photo agency and I…

Where Are They Now: Chase Guttman

Since my mentorship with the Young Photographers Alliance concluded, I have been fortunate enough to be presented with a slew of incredible opportunities and accolades. Last December, I won Young Travel Photographer of the Year 2013—an international competition judged by museum curators and magazine editors.…

Where Are They Now: Mark Salmon

Since finishing the YPA program in 2012 I have gone fully freelance and I am now working all over the UK as a commercial and editorial portrait photographer for various publications and brands. I have had some amazing opportunities off the back of the YPA…

Where Are They Now: Grace Talice Lee

There have been many talented mentees, scholarship winners and portfolio reviewees over the years, stunning mentors and other judging committees with their depth of artistic maturity and vision. But how have they progressed since then? In this new series, Where Are They Now, a photographer…