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Michael Rubin

Fine art photographer, Director
The Rubin Collection


Synecdoche & Haiku: Photography Beyond Ubiquity


Photographic “Haiku” Masterclass

Photographic “synecdoche” workshop


Michael Rubin has been a photographer for more than 35 years. Concurrently, he has had an entrepreneurial career that has spanned industries such as publishing, consumer retail, entertainment media and technology. Career highlights include product positions at Lucasfilm and Netflix, and post production roles on a number of television and film projects, including the CBS miniseries “Lonesome Dove” and the Bertolucci feature film, “The Sheltering Sky.” Rubin is also the author of a dozen textbooks, primarily on digital filmmaking, and a history of Pixar and Lucasfilm, Droidmaker. Until recently, he has been a Senior Innovator at Adobe, developing future media products. Today he works as a fine art photographer as well as the director of The Rubin Collection, a set of historic 20th century photography.