Ms. Caryn received her B.A. in English in 1984, and her M.F.A. in 1989, both from the University of Utah. She has continued her research into alternative photographic processes, including bromoil, platinum/palladium, cyanotype, liquid emulsion, and gum printing. She has exhibited her work nationally as well as internationally. Her work incorporates installation, staged photography, and mixed media. At present, she is working with dioramas on fabric, inspired by the work of Louis Daguerre. In 1993, she was appointed Assistant Professor/Lecturer in Photography at the University of Utah. She currently teaches studio classes in Darkroom Film Photography, 19th and 20th Century Photographic Processes, and Senior Photography Portfolio. Ms. Caryn lives and works in Salt Lake City.