Laura Olden Photography Teacher San Dieguito High School Academy Student: Kreah Chessman
Teacher Bio: Laura Olden teaches Photography at San Dieguito Academy in Encintias, California. She studied at the School of Visual Arts in New York City where she earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography. While living in New York she worked as a photo researcher for various magazines as well as a photo assistant for several professional photographers. After moving to San Diego she continued working as photo assistant and eventually started her own photography business shooting portraits and events.
Teaching photography for over a decade, Laura students have found success and recognition locally and nationally. She works hard to bring out the best in her students, empower them to use their voice and help them gain confidence in their creativity. What Laura loves most about working with teenage artists is how each individual uniquely interprets the world around them.
When not teaching photography, Laura enjoys exploring and photographing the places and people she meets.