Episode 9: Ashley Anderson & Michelle Mitchell: Photography as Career, From Art School to Real World


Ashley Anderson and Michelle Mitchell are two young photographers just beginning their careers after graduating from art school. We talk about what it’s like to go from the rigid structure of college education to the hard knocks of the real world and what they’ve learned in the years since receiving their diplomas. They give insight to other new photographers on the value of curriculum, community and commitment. They also discuss the importance of mentorship and what it affords someone just getting into an extremely competitive market.