Jesse Miller currently serves as Professor of Photo Arts in the Department of Mass Communication at the University of Central Oklahoma. He received his Master’s in Fine Art (M.F.A.) with an emphasis in photography from the University of Nevada Las Vegas and a Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) from Rockford College. Jesse is also a professional freelance photographer and fine artist with over 20 years’ experience. His images have been shown in galleries across the United States and internationally.
Some of Jesse’s academic accomplishments include authoring the instructional books The Aspects of Contemporary Photographic Lighting, The Complete Guide to Digital Photography, and An Introduction to Photography Techniques and Editing along with fellow professor Mark Zimmerman. Jesse has served as the co-director for international summer internship program for the college of Liberal Arts at UCO. He has a strong interest for travel photography and has lead study tours and photography club trips, in which students get to practice the techniques of photography in unique locations.