Dustin Shores is a photographic artist and director of community engagement for
The Light Factory, an exhibit and education space dedicated to photography for more than 40 years. He was born in 1983 and grew up in the rolling foothills of North Carolina. He received his bachelor of fine arts in photography from Winthrop University, located in Rock Hill, South Carolina in 2009. He recently completed his master of fine arts in photography from The University of Arizona, Tucson in the Spring of 2018.