Benjamin Tankersley

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Benjamin Tankersley

Professorial Lecturer, Photography & Photojournalism, Studio Arts Program



Benjamin C Tankersley is a fine art and commercial/editorial photographer who is a regular contributor to The Washington Post as well as additional local and national publications. In addition to exhibiting personal photographic projects he has a self-published photo book included in the Indie Photobook Library at the Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library at Yale University.

Benjamin is also a Corcoran School of Art alumni as well as an adjunct professor of photography and resides in Baltimore Maryland.


Current Outside Position & Recent Projects

  • Freelance Photographer
  • Recently completed a photo essay on the town of Breezewood Pennsylvania that he self-published



Tankersley is a regular contributor to The Washington Post, as well as having photographs published in:

  • The Washingtonian
  • National Parks Magazine
  • Time



BFA in Photography, Corcoran School of Art