Keith Shapiro

  • Associate Professor of Art

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Keith Shapiro is an Associate Professor of Art. He received his BFA at Rochester Institute of Technology and his MFA at Penn State. He began teaching photography at Penn State in 1989. His professional background has been as a motion picture camera operator, photographer and editor at Eastman Kodak; videographer, photographer, sound recordist and editor at WPSX TV, and as a custom photographic color technician at Dodge Color, Washington DC. As a teacher, he believes a good curriculum reflects that students’ intellectual capacities and technical capabilities grow best together.