Sean Kerrick Sullivan, a CMC alumnus, releases a Bonneville Cutthroat trout, caught fly fishing, into Pyramid Lake in Nevada. Sullivan graduated from CMC in 2006 with an associate’s degree, later earned a bachelor of fine arts from the University of Utah and went on to become a professional outdoor photographer. He is the commencement speaker for CMC’s graduation Saturday. Photo Courtesy: Kyle Beckman.
Steamboat Springs — Avid outdoor photographer Sean Kerrick Sullivan remembers fondly the time he spent in Steamboat Springs more than a decade ago earning his associate’s degree from Colorado Mountain College.
And he recalls the first photograph he ever sold commercially, a shot of a friend jumping off King Solomon Falls, which was picked up by Big Agnes.
The company thanked Sullivan for the photo he sent them by giving him some money and a Big Agnes tent, and “something kind of clicked right then and there,” he said. Click for full article