The Crow ©Jacque Rupp
4.  Jacque Rupp is a documentary and fine art photographer based in the San Francisco Bay Area. She uses the camera to learn about herself and explore the world. Her work is about personal strength and an irresolute desire for connection. She was an executive in Silicon Valley, recruiting top talent for many years. She holds degrees from SUNY and Santa Clara University and has studied photography extensively at Stanford University, Center for Photographic Arts in Carmel, and Santa Fe Workshops. She has a lifetime interest in the moving image and is on the advisory board for the UNAFF (United Nations Affiliated Film Festival), a documentary film festival at Stanford University. She is also on the Board of The Weston Collective in Carmel. She has exhibited at the Center for Photographic Arts in Carmel, Praxis Photo Arts Center & Foothill College, and has won numerous online awards. Jacque received a Merit Award in the 2020 & 2021 All About Photo B&W competitions. She won and Honorable Mention in the 17th Julia Margaret Cameron submission. She was a Spotlight winner with Black & White Magazine in 2022. And she was a finalist for Critical Mass 2022.