Interview with Edward John 1978-06-28


Edward John, a lifelong resident of the Pearl River community, describes his career as a photographer. He is mostly self-taught and never attended school for photography. He discusses the benefits and drawbacks of going to school and how he got started in the field. He discusses the equipment and darkroom he uses, how freelancing works, and his thoughts on starting his own business. He specializes in sports photography and also takes photos at weddings. Finally, he discusses his plans for the future and his advice to young people interested in photography.