Ms. Lisa A. Young attended Bucks County Community College as a Communications major with a minor in Photojournalism. Lisa also attended the Art Institute of Philadelphia as a Business Management major taking courses in audio engineering, video, lighting and photography. Lisa then moved on to work as Assistant Audio Engineer at Goldfinger Recording Studios in Doylestown, PA.
Lisa Young is a registered photojournalist with the National Press Association in Washington D.C. and had valid press credentials with picture ID.
In addition to pursuing her freelance photojournalism career, Lisa Young has worked for a financial investment company for the last 13 years and holds both a Series 63 License and Series 11 License, both certified by the NASD.
Lisa has been interested in photojournalism all of her life and has been taking photographs since she was 5 years old. In addition to events, Lisa has taken hundreds of landscape photographs.
Ms. Young is currently working on a comprehensive book about “Rock & Roll Culture”, with Michael J. Davis, of which she is co-author and co-photographer. This book will span 25 years of “Rock and Roll”, from 1985 – 2010.
The photograph on the splashpage was taken by Lisa, at sunrise in Cancun, Mexico, using a Nikon D70 digital camera with a 28-300mm lens.