Visiting Artist Creates Mystery Photograph


Awarding winning photographer RJ Kern recently visited Valor to give a photoshop/photography demo and explain his creative process. The objective of the demo was to create an “impossible image” in order to make people think about what they were seeing. Kern showed through the demo his creative process –from shooting the photo to editing the smallest details. Watch the video above to find out more about Kern and his photography style, interviews with guests who know Kern, and a behind the scenes look at the photoshoot he did with the Valor theater students.

RJ Kern is a professional photographer who specializes in wedding photography based in Denver and Minneapolis. With five years at National Geographic Society and ten years in the wedding photography industry, Kern has won countless awards as well as been featured in the press and through many publications.

You can find Kern’s website here:


Video and Article by Jake Smith