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Photo of Martin Elkort
Martin Elkort

Elkort is an American photographer, illustrator and writer known primarily for his street photography. Photo by Elkort via Wikimedia Commons.

Photo of Burton Morris
Burton Morris

Morris is an American pop artist in the tradition of Andy Warhol.

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Charles Pachter

Pachter is a Canadian contemporary artist. He is a painter, printmaker, sculptor, designer, historian, and lecturer. He studied French literature at the Sorbonne, art history at the University of Toronto, and painting and graphics at the Cranbrook Academy of Art in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan.

Photo of Carol Bayer Sager
Carol Bayer Sager
Songwriter/Artist Camp Scatico, New York

Sager is an American lyricist, songwriter, singer, and painter best known for co-writing the hit pop song “A Groovy Kind of Love.”

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Julian Schnabel
Artist and Filmmaker Camp Roosevelt, New York

Schnabel is an American artist and filmmaker. In the 1980s, Schnabel received international media attention for his “plate paintings”—large-scale paintings set on broken ceramic plates.

Schnabel directed Before Night Falls, which became Javier Bardem’s breakthrough Academy Award-nominated role, and The Diving Bell and the Butterfly, which was nominated for four Academy Awards.

Photo of Art Shay
Art Shay
Photographer Camp Winston, New York

Shay is an American photographer and writer who joined the staff of Life magazine as a writer, and quickly became a Chicago-based freelance photographer for Life, Time, Sports Illustrated and other national publications. He photographed seven U.S. Presidents and many major figures of the 20th century. Shay also wrote weekly columns for various newspapers, several plays, children’s books, sports instruction books and several photo essay books. He met his wife at Camp Winston and also attended Camp Peter Pan in New York.