OKC photography teacher exhibiting at Graceful Arts
July 28, 2017
In the days of film, the most common teaching-camera for students in the USA was the Pentax K1000. Jeanne Parkhurst started using such a camera as a student in the eighth grade at Classen Advanced School of Studies in Oklahoma City. She still uses a K1000 today, along with various digital cameras and an iPhone.
Like many young people, she wanted to get out of town at graduation, and she ended up studying photography at New York University, which she says "was a wonderful experience." Next, she moved to Los Angelas and eventually back home to Oklahoma City.
Parkhurst rejoices that she is no...