A face, a space, an embrace--
images captured by student photographers asked to define their
personal visions of Oberlin College.
Their best works appear here.
"If I read another page of Inferno, I'm going to go crazy!'
My vision of Oberlin, as it were, is of students with unique
personalities pushing themselves in all directions. This picture
captures a moment just before the breaking point."
Sara Cole is a senior
biology major from Pittsburgh. She began studying photography
in high school while working with the artist mentoring program
at the Manchester Craftmen's Guild in Pittsburgh. She has
been part of OPAC, Oberlin's photo co-op, since her first
year on campus.
is my friend Melissa reading on the porch of Harkness Co-op. During
my time at Oberlin, I have seen the Harkness porch serve as many things:
a dining room, discussion space, smoking lounge, hangout, study space,
and home to a wading pool and hammock. I thought Melissa looked cute
here with her book on China, so I took her picture."
Madeleine Asher is a junior studio
art major who grew up in New York City and lives in Westport, Connecticut.
She recently became interested in painting and hasn't had much experience
with darkroom photography.
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