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Breaking Barriers - A Photography Workshop for Veterans

5-Week Artist-Led Workshop Series
July 13 – August 10, 2018
Workshops meet Fridays 1-5pm in the USF School of Art and Art History

Workshop series is free to veterans, sponsored through USFCAM’s Museums on Call project. No previous experience is required. Required Equipment: DSLR Camera. (Inquire for availability)

Registration or Questions:

Email Dolores Coe at or Leslie Elsasser at


Veterans, please join photographer Jim Reiman in a series of intensive photography workshops as he introduces the tools, techniques—and what can be explored–through a wide range of weekly portrait focused projects.

This five week series of four-hour workshops is designed for all levels of experience, beginning to advanced, and invites veterans to explore tools and processes in creating their own photographic imagery. Participants will work in studio, digital lab and environmental settings. The series concludes with a personal project and portfolio review. A special showing of selected works from each participant will be exhibited at USF in Fall 2018.

James Reiman is a Tampa-based photographer, designer and educator. Reiman’s personal photographic work often involves themes of masculine iconography, geek culture and science. He also works commercially with a wide variety of clients ranging from actors, models, cosplayers, filmmakers and companies in need of photography, video and design work. He received his BFA in photography/digital imaging from Central Washington University in 2005 and his MFA from the University of South Florida in 2009. James Reiman is currently the lead photography/video instructor at The Art institute of Tampa. Learn more about Jim Reiman at

Registration or Questions:

Email Dolores Coe at or Leslie Elsasser at

Museums on Call

USFCAM is pleased to offer Breaking Barriers arts programming to our military veterans, in partnership with the USF School of Art and Art History.

USFCAM joins a statewide initiative of museums, Museums on Call, to develop and present arts based experiences for military and active veterans and their families. Our programming is offered to all USF veteran students, staff and alumni—and veterans throughout our community.


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