Mason Resnick joins Adorama as the Editor of the Adorama Academy
after five years as the Managing Editor of Popular Photography &
Imaging, the world’s largest circulation photography magazine.
Previously, he spent eight years as the Associate Editor of Modern
Photography, where he started his career in 1983, and three years
as the Managing Editor of Photo Business, a trade magazine for photo
Resnick has served as the Camera columnist for the New York Times,
and has contributed articles about photography to Shutterbug, Photo
District News, Visio, Darkroom Photography, American Photo, and
Outdoor & Travel Photography magazines. He has contributed to
several online photo-oriented web sites, including Hyperzine, eTown,
Photohighway, and other retail photo web sites. He has written dozens
of articles on creative picture-taking techniques.
A photography enthusiast since age 5, Resnick studied with legendary
photographer Garry Winogrand, and is an avid street photographer.
He can occasionally be seen on the streets of Manhattan taking candid
photos with his trusty old Leica M3 - - and an Adorama 28mm f/3.5
lens! An online gallery of some of his work can be found at http://www.photogs.com/pedestrianphotos.
Resnick is a graduate of Queens College, with a Bachelor’s
degree in Communications, and the New School for Social Research,
where he earned a Master’s degree in Media Studies.