Susan was born and raised in Boston and moved to New York City in 1976. She earned a BS in Education from Lesley College and then enrolled in the School of Visual Arts to study photography. After working in a NYC lab as a custom black and white...
I began photographing at local NYC beaches as a palate cleanser between portrait projects. Soon I realized that photographing sandy "street life" was an enjoyable practice. I continue to photograph human interaction at the beach as weather permits.