Category Archives: Teaching

Portrait of Dennis Maher at his Tewksbury home November 10, 2011.

King Content

In the Story Building classes I teach at Boston University Center for Digital Imaging Arts my students are required to come up with a story ideas that they will cover exclusively for the duration of our class.  One of the things I end up explaining … Read More


Career Paths in Photography Presentation

I will be participating in a panel discussion on how I got my foot in the door of the editorial market and what I’m doing to keep it there amidst rapidly evolving technology and shrinking budgets.  It is open to current and former students as … Read More

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Latest Student Greatness

Here are some standout images from my most recent students at Boston University’s Center for Digital Imaging Arts.  Links to their personal websites can be found below the photos. From Dwayne Liburd‘s photo essay on the transition to life as a 30 year old. From … Read More

© Justin Garvin 2009

Student Greatness

“A teacher is one who makes himself progressively unnecessary.” ~Thomas Carruthers As I recently finished teaching another batch of photography students at Boston University’s Center For Digital Imaging Arts, I was thinking about this quote and realized I could take it in a couple different … Read More


The best storytellers…

I just wrapped up my first teaching experience at Boston University Center for the Digital Imaging Arts and ladies and gentlemen, the results are in! The class I taught, Story Building, is designed to teach the students how to effectively use photography as a tool for … Read More