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Student Photography Exhibited in Plano



Student Photography Exhibited in Plano

January 29, 2007- See Texas' most scenic landscape from a student's eye view.

Collin County Community College District (Collin) photography students' work from a recent trip to Big Bend National Park in May will be on exhibit at the Plano Municipal Center and Plano Centre. The showcase is titled "Around the Bend."

"Shadows at Indian Head" by Collin student Elizabeth Wells Williamson is just one example of the photography being shown at the Plano Municipal Center and later at the Plano Centre.

The exhibit will be at the Plano Municipal Center, 1520 Avenue K, in Plano now through Friday, March 2. The photographs will then be moved to the Plano Centre, located at 2000 E. Spring Creek Parkway from Saturday, March 3-Friday, March 30.

The photographs will then be moved to the Plano Centre, located at 2000 E. Spring Creek Parkway from Tuesday, March 3-Friday, March 30.

Desmion Grosshuesch's "Desert Cove" documents the beauty of Big Bend National Park after a weeklong visit last May.

"Camel Back Hill" by Desmion Grosshuesch, a Collin student, highlights the varying landscape in and around Big Bend National Park.

A reception for the exhibit is set from 6-9 p.m., Friday, Feb. 2 at the Plano Municipal Center.

Both venues are open 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, and the exhibit is free and open to the public.

Under the direction of professor Lupita Murillo Tinnen, the weeklong excursion included trips within the entire park in order to expand their photography skills and document the beauty of the area.

For more information, contact Tinnen at 972.578.5527 or e-mail ltinnen@collin.edu.

Collin County Community College District (Collin) serves more than 41,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degree and certificate programs. The only public college in the county, Collin is a partner to business, government and industry, providing customized training and work force development.