RCC Grad named PPA Certified Professional Photographer

Sarah Mitchell, owner of Sarah Lynn Studios, has earned the prestigious title of Certified Professional Photographer from Professional Photographers of America. According to PPA, “the Certified Professional Photographer (CPP) credential serves to identify professional photographers who have demonstrated technical competence through a written examination and photographic image submission.”
In 2016, Sarah earned her degree in Photographic Technology, Portrait Studio Management. Her studio, based in Rockwell, NC, serves clients in the counties of Cabarrus, Davidson, Rowan and North Mecklenberg.


Photojournalism Field Trip

Photo by Khadejeh Nikouyeh

Photojournalism students got to ride along with participants in the American Adventurist’s Appalachian Rendezvous as they enjoyed the trails at the Uwharrie Off Road Training Center.


Fashion Shoot Demo

Photo by Khadejeh Nikouyeh

Second year students in the Commercial Photography class photographed models on 5 unique set-ups during class in the studio.


Students photograph the Solar Eclipse

                                   Photo by Khadejeh Nikouyeh

Photo of the Week

                                                          Photo by Rebecca Benson                    

Photojournalism students photographed the protests in Durham after protestors pulled down a Confederate Civil War statue and the KKK was rumored to have a march planned. 

                                                     Photo by Khadejeh Nikouyeh