Jeff Pearson is a graduate of the prestigious College for Creative Studies in Detroit Michigan, where he received a degree in Commercial and Fine Art Photography. While pursuing his degree, Jeff was selected to spend a semester working at the 20x24 Polaroid Studio in New York, where he had the pleasure of studying with some of the most brilliant photographic artists in the world. Whether photographing Marines training for war, dancers in mid-air, or faces of athletes competing for a championship. Jeff's personal photographic vision has always been focused on the beauty of people, the emotive characteristics of the face, and the movement of the human body.
Rank and File
These photographs show a sometimes forgotten demographic of Detroit and America: Veterans who were willing at one time in their lives to sacrifice everything for their country. Many of them carry the scars, both seen and unseen, of their military experience.