Jeffry Valadez - Scholars - The Gordon Parks Foundation

Jeffry Valadez is currently a junior at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts studying Photography & Imaging with a minor in Latin American Studies. Trained in alternative process image making, his work includes wet-plate collodion portraiture and documentary photography. Most recently, his work has dealt with Latino and LGBTQU topics. For example, his latest series "Las Reinas" documented a transformista community at a local bar in Jackson Heights, Queens NY