RICHARD BENSON has worked as a photographer, printer, and teacher
since the 1960s. He has taught at Yale University since 1979, and became
Dean of the Yale School of Art in 1986. His photographic work is in the collections
of the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Museum of Modern Art, New York,
Yale University Art Gallery, and many other institutions and private collections.
Benson has received two National Endowment for the Arts publication grants,
two Guggenheim Fellowships, and a MacArthur Foundation Fellowship. He presently
photographs with a digital camera and prints his images with inkjet printers.
R. MAC HOLBERT is a photographer and co-founder of Nash Editions. Prior
to his work with Nash Editions, he was tour manager for Crosby, Stills & Nash,
Peter, Paul & Mary, and Carole King. Holbert has lectured extensively and
conducted workshops on digital output, digital imaging, and fine-art printing on
Iris and Epson large-format printers. Under his supervision, Nash Editions is a beta
tester for Epson America, Inc., and other software and hardware manufacturers.
GRAHAM NASH is a lifelong photographer and co-founder of the rock group
Crosby, Stills & Nash. While best known as a musician—Nash first became
famous as a member of The Hollies during the British Invasion of the mid-1960s—
he has also pursued a parallel career as a photographer, collector, and digital
imaging pioneer. His photographs have been exhibited in solo and group exhibitions
in numerous museums and galleries. A retrospective book of his photographic work,
Eye to Eye: Photographs by Graham Nash, was published in 2004.
HENRY WILHELM is co-founder and president of Wilhelm Imaging Research, Inc.,
which conducts research on the stability and preservation of traditional and digital
color photographs and motion pictures. He has been a consultant to the Museum
of Modern Art, New York, and many other collecting institutions, and is the co-author,
with Carol Brower Wilhelm, of the landmark reference work The Permanence and
Care of Color Photographs: Traditional and Digital Color Prints, Color Negatives,
Slides, and Motion Pictures.
GARRETT WHITE, founder of Five Ties Publishing, Inc., New York, has edited
and produced numerous books on photography and fine art, including American
Photography: A Century of Images, Eye to Eye: Photographs by Graham Nash,
and Forbidden Art: The Postwar Russian Avant-Garde. He is the former director of
publications at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and the Whitney Museum
of American Art.