photography

Carl Yeager: Artist with SMA evolves from film-based photography to electronic imaging

posted on July 1, 2008 - 2:44pm
Life was good for Carl Yeager back in the 1970s. By day, he was a master mechanic at a large Philadelphia hospital. By night and on weekends, his talented hands played a different tune … literally. As a pianist, he played professionally in bands opening for big-name rock groups like Chicago, Iron Butterfly, and Blood Sweat and Tears.

Duchenne MD student photographs with hybrid wheelchair rig

posted on July 1, 2008 - 1:41pm
QUEST Vol. 15, No. 4
I teach a digital media class at a middle school in Everett, Wash. In this class, students learn all about digital photography and video production, including photo composition, script writing and computer editing. In addition to creating projects based on their own ideas, the students photograph the daily activities occurring at the school and produce daily newscasts transmitted via closed...
posted on July 1, 2008 - 9:29am
QUEST Vol. 15, No. 4
Ask any 10 people what they’d save if their houses were burning down, and at least nine will answer “my photographs.” The ability to capture moments like lightning bugs in a jar, to be pulled out and examined at leisure, is more than just a pastime. Photos anchor us in history, reminding us of the foundations upon which we’ve built our lives and values.
posted on March 1, 2008 - 4:05pm
QUEST Vol. 15, No. 2
Selling prints for dog prints Using Adobe Photoshop and various digital tricks, Clark Demland blended multiple clones of himself into this fun, fundraising photo. Art always has been on Clark Demland’s mind, and so has having a service dog.

When disability made it hard to work, these four found new careers doing what they love

posted on September 1, 2007 - 10:17am
QUEST Vol. 14, No. 5
Physical health can be out of our control, but attitude is of our own choosing. Meet four people who took an “I’m going to do this” attitude when confronted by health limitations that ended their livelihoods. By using the strength and power of positive thinking, these four successfully transitioned into new satisfying careers. Embrace yourself