About Born into a family of artists in South Pasadena, California, Deborah Denker graduated with honors from Art Center College of Design and then began her photography career in Brooklyn’s Dumbo neighborhood in 1983. She remained in New York City for eleven years, living in the Manhattan neighborhoods of Soho and Tribeca before returning to her native state and settling on the central coast of California. While continuing her work for clients in New York, Los Angeles and San Francisco, she has also cultivated relationships with local businesses from the surrounding Central Coast area. She continues to work with advertising and editorial clients, shooting for numerous magazines, design firms and advertising agencies. Deborah also teaches photography part-time at Cal Poly State University. She lives in San Luis Obispo with her husband, artist Jeff Jamieson.