Rosanne Olson has been a professional photographer for nearly four decades. She has a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Oregon and has worked in many fields of photography, from newspaper and magazine to advertising and fine art. Over the past 35 years she has led classes in lighting and portraiture at Santa Fe Workshops, on cruises, in high schools and colleges as a guest teacher, and in her own studio. She has authored three books, including the textbook ABCs of Beautiful Light. She was named a Graphis Master Photographer (2020). Her work has been featured in publications including Graphis Journal 362 and Communication Arts.