Susan Burnstine is an award-winning professional fine art and commercial photographer who builds homemade cameras and lenses using plastic, vintage camera parts, and random household objects. Susan is represented in galleries around the world and is widely published internationally. She frequently curates and serves on juries for exhibitions and has written for several photography magazines, including a monthly column for Black & White Photography. Susan’s first monograph, Within Shadows, earned the Gold Award for PX3 Prix De La Photographie, Paris in the Professional Fine Art Books category. She was also selected for Photo-Eye's 2011 booklist. This is Susan's third year teaching for The Workshops. Her web site is www.susanburnstine.com.