Eric Breitenbach, 2015
DSC employee since 1981
Degrees and schools where awarded: M.S. in Instructional Technology; B.F.A. in Photography, Rochester Institute of Technology
Career/Professional honors:Grants - Florida Division of Cultural Affairs, National Endowment for the Arts, Corporation for Public Broadcasting; Still Photography - The New York Times Magazine, Newsweek, Essence, Doubletake; Film and Television - documentaries for Sundance Channel, PBS, National Geographic Television
Outside interests: Travel, reading
What professional projects are you working on right now? Documentaries on William Bartram and Jackie Robinson; experimental films with Michelle Lee and Scott Velazco; five-year still photo project on the Volusia County Agricultural Fair
What has been the most rewarding thing about your Daytona State College experience? My students and colleagues.
What is one goal you still hope to achieve in your career? This changes daily.
In life? To die properly.
What’s the best advice you’ve ever gotten? From Beryl Markham's West with the Night: "We know more about other people than we know about ourselves."
One thing people are surprised to find out about me is: I am conversant in American Sign Language.
Last book read: “My Struggle; Book One” by Karl Ove Knausgaard
If they could bottle your personality what would the label read? Unfiltered.
Who are the four people in the history of the world you most admire? The question is impossible to answer.
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