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Texas Discovery Gardens Present:
Lone Star Art Show

Featuring : Collin College Current Students – Breanne Monroe & Cesar De la Cruz
Collin College Alumi: Hayley Earnest & Maryanne Zamora
Collin College Employee: Virginia Owen (Tutor, Photography)

Art Show Flyer 


Exhibit (located across from the testing center)

Lone Star Chapter
Guild of Book Worker's Presents:
Valentine's Day Print Exchange

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Member & Professor of Photography, Elizabeth Mellot, showcases beautiful, handmade Valentine Cards from the local chapter of Guild of Bookworker's.

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 Bottom Shelf


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Lone Star Chapter – Guild of Book Worker's 




Image Photo Camp

Photography Camp
Monday-Friday, July 22-26.  9 a.m. – Noon
Plano Campus, 2800 E. Spring Creek Pkwy.

Join Collin College’s faculty and staff for a week of immersion into the art of photography. During the camp students will explore the studio where they will each make a professional quality studio portrait. Students will also be photographing on campus with instructors, learning the basics of photography software, and making their own photographic prints. The cost of the camp is $150 and includes all supplies they will need, including a camera. Each student will also receive a camp t-shirt. The camp is open to 6-8th graders. For more information, please contact Anna Fritzel

 Gestalt – Student Portfolio Exhibit
June 6 – July 10, 2019, The Arts Gallery (A175)

The group exhibition features technically-advanced students selected from the Collin College Photography Portfolio Class. Professor Elizabeth Mellott's class features works that address some of today's issues

Group photo

Students featured in this exhibition include: (l to r)

Back row: Michael Nguyen, Elizabeth Mellott (Professor), Jessica Meyer, Paola Monreal, Caroline Witty, Abby Quillen, Heather Clift
Front row:
Maryanne Zamora, Moriah Michelle, Hayley Earnest 
Mateo Koch (not shown)

Abby & Moriah "Atlantis"Moriah Michelle (artist) and Abbey Quillen (model) Squid from the Atlantis Series


Caroline with Abbey & Moriahl to r: Abbey Quillen (model) Caroline Witty (artist) and Moriah Michelle (model)

Abbey                      Abbey Quillen 

Moriah MichelleMoriah Michelle



Michael NguyenMichael Nguyen

MIchael_TSMichael Nguyen - Domestic T.K.

Maryanne ZamoraMaryanne Zamora

Hayley EarnestHayley Earnest


Paola Monreal             Paola Monreal

Jessica MeyerJessica Meyer



Guest Speaker: Photographer, Harry Horenstein   Harry Horenstein Photo
April 10, 2019 @7PM,  Room C-104 

Horenstein has published more than 30 books, including the classic textbooks: Black and White Photography, Beyond Basic Photography,
Digital Photography and Make Better Pictures. His monographs include Racing Days, Animalia, Humans, Show and Close Relations. His most recent updated edition of Honky Tonk: Portraits of Country Music will feature in his lecture.

Horenstein, a professor of photography at Rhode Island School of Design, will discuss his life and work during the past 40 years, highlighting through images his early interest in history and how it has impacted his photography. A question-and-answer session will follow. The lecture is sponsored by the Photography Department at Collin College. 

Doc Watson

Doc Watson, Backstage, Paradise Club, Cambridge, MA 1974  

Harmonica Player 





Harmonica Player, Merchant's Cafe, Nashville, TN, 1974                                                                                                                          


Special Thanks to Professor Elizabeth Mellott for making this happen!!


Henry's talk

Henry Horenstein talk 2

Henry Horenstien Talk 3

Henry Hornenstein & Peter CalvinHenry Horentstein and Photography Professor, Peter Calvin



Saturday at the Museum Series
April 6th, 2019 at 10:00 a.m.
Breakfeast refreshments 9:30 a.m. 


Saturday at the Museum Flyer