Frank Varney has been an active corporate location, advertising and fine art photographer, and collegiate level photography instructor for over 30 years, and currently serves as an Associate Professor in the Photography program at Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design.
He frequently conducts photography workshops for National Geographic Expeditions, Colorado Photographic Arts Center, and FirstLight Workshops. He holds an MFA in Photography from Maine Media College and BA in Communication Arts from the University of Denver.
His work has appeared in numerous publications, including AARP The Magazine, Der Spiegel, ELLE, Glamour, First for Women, Ladies Home Journal, and The New York Times, along with The Book of Alternative Photographic Processes (by Christopher James, Delmar Cengage Learning, 2008) and Photography for the 21 st Century (by Katie Miller, Delmar Cengage Learning, 2006).
His corporate clients include GE Service & Installation Division, Hewlett- Packard, Vari-L, Storage Technology, United Technologies Micro Electronics Division, Republic TeleCom, Array Systems, and Re/Max International.
Frank was the Technical Editor for Perfect Digital Photography 2nd Edition (by Jay Dickman and Jay Kinghorn, McGraw-Hill 2009), and Review Editor for Creating the Breakthrough Portfolio (by Ken Thurlbeck, Cengage Learning, 2007).
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