Herb Ferguson, Photographer

On: " Special Photographic Memories"

Digital Imagers Meeting

Sunday September 7, 2003 at 1:15, Pitt Scaife Hall Rm. 1102

Herb Ferguson has gained world-wide acclaim for his photographs of Pittsburgh in the "Pittsburgh Pleasures Events Calendar." He served as Photographer/ Producer for the University of Pittsburgh and has produced, directed, written and edited more than 150 films and multimedia slide shows shown hundreds of times in the U.S. and Europe. A resident of Allison Park, Herb has shot many assignments overseas, most recently in Africa, Russia and the World Tour of the American Waterways Wind Symphony.

Herb has done extensive free-lance commercial industrial photography and has accumulated over 100,000 photographs (soon to be viewable on his web site) of scenes he shot from around the world. His clients include many stock and advertising agencies, and organizations promoting Pittsburgh, including Penn's Southwest, the Regional Industrial Development Corporation, Allegheny County and the Greater Pittsburgh Convention and Visitors Bureau. His photos have appeared in magazines in the U.S. and abroad.

He holds the BS Degree in Photography from the Rochester Institute of Technology, the BS in Zoology from Pennsylvania State University and a Master's in Educational Communications from the University of Pittsburgh.