Clouds and Clay: Up Above Georgia showcases a series of aerial photographs over Georgia by local photographer and educator, Chris Greer. The artist is generously donating 100% of profits from the artworks’ sales to our Get Comfortable campaign, supporting local nonprofits addressing poverty, homelessness, and hunger. The artwork is for sale through Greer’s website.
All photos on view are printed on aluminum. Archival paper prints are also available on the artist’s website.
Dr. Chris Greer is a Professor of Instructional Technology at Georgia College, specializing in digital media and emerging technologies. Though he’s been taking photographs since the age of 10, Dr. Greer began using drones for his photography in last 3 years, seeking to capture viewpoints otherwise impossible without the use of this technology. Dr. Greer has created content for institutions across the state, including the city of Athens, the University of Georgia, and the state’s official tourism office, Explore Georgia. In partnership with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources (DNR), Greer recently published Georgia Parks and Natural Resources, the first digital textbook on a state park system in the United States.
Greer is an avid traveler and has taught digital photography and media productions around the world, including Italy and Australia. Check out aerial photos from Georgia and his travels on his Instagram account, as well as his personal website.