Commercial & editorial photographer Gale Zucker is the co-author of the book Craft Activism: People, Projects & Ideas from the New Community of Handmade, by PotterCraft 2011, chosen for Best Books of 2011 by both Library Journal and Amazon. She is also the photographer/co-author of Shear Spirit: Ten Farms, Twenty Projects and Miles of Yarn (PotterCraft 2008) and the photographer for Mason Dixon: Knitting Outside the Lines (October 2008)
In 2012, she did the photography for WearWith All, a book by a collaborative of Minnesota designers, and is presently at work on a book of patterns for Green Mountain Spinnery, and, most thrillingly, a book of portraits of from the NY Sheep & Wool Festival from Cooperative Press.
When not shooting knitwear subjects, Gale is an award-winning photographer who’s worked on assignment for Smithsonian, Yankee, Wine Spectator, TV Guide, CraftStylish, USA Weekend , Womans Day, and for The New York Times, as well as for non-profit foundations and businesses.
Gale has been teaching the Photography for Knitters workshops since 2009, leading classes literally coast-to-coast, as well ast at events such as Fiber College of Maine, Shepherds Harvest in Minnesota, and at Interweave Knitting Lab New England.
A lifelong knitter & crafter, Gale lives in shoreline CT with her family.
• Professional website Gale Zucker Photography http://www.gzucker.com/
• Her knit blog She Shoots Sheep Shots http://www.ezisus.blogspot.com/
• Ravelry as SheShootsSheep
• Facebook Gale Zucker Photography http://www.facebook.com/GaleZuckerPhoto
• Twitter @galezucker